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Jun 20, 2018

Aleida and Jan Assmann to Receive the 2018 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade

Profs. Aleida and Jan Assmann will receive the 2018 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade. The Board of Trustees has thus chosen to honour two exceptional scholars who have inspired and complemented... read more

Jun 19, 2018

Prof. Christian Henriot recieves ERC Advanced Grant

Prof. Christian Henriot, former associate fellow and Humboldt Research Awardee at the Cluster "Asia and Europe," received an ERC Advanced Grant for his project "Elites, networks, and... read more

Jun 14, 2018

New book co-edited by Barbara Mittler

Prof. Barbara Mittler, co-director of the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies, edited the book "Women and the Periodical Press in China's Long Twentieth Century. A Space of their... read more

Jun 14, 2018

Axel Michaels is a new Member of the Portheim-Stiftung’s Board of Trustees

Prof. Axel Michaels, director of the Centre for Asian and Transcultural Studies (CATS) and former co-director of the Cluster “Asia and Europe,” was elected as a new member to the board of trustees of... read more

Jun 13, 2018

Lecture by DAAD Visiting Professor Satoshi Naiki

Dr. Satoshi Naiki, who is a DAAD visiting professor from Kyoto University at the HCTS from June 8 to July 27, gave a lecture on "Narrative Sets of Buddhist Reliefs Found at Thareli in the... read more

Jun 11, 2018

HCTS Interactive Lecture Series 2018: W. J. T. Mitchell

The HCTS Interactive Lecture Series "Recalibrating Culture – Reenvisioning the (Trans-)Cultural – C’est quoi la (trans-)culture?" takes place from May to July and October to December. It is... read more

Jun 08, 2018

Kerstin von Lingen's JRG at Tokyo Tribunal conference

The international conference "70 Years Later: The International Military Tribunal for the Far East" took place in Nuremberg from May 17–19, convened by the International Nuremberg... read more