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Sep 06, 2013

New Book on Traveling Yoga

“Yoga Traveling: Bodily Practice in Transcultural Perspective” is a new book edited by Prof. Beatrix Hauser. It is part of the book series “Transcultural Research – Heidelberg Studies on Asia... read more

Sep 06, 2013

Scholarship for Emily Mae Graf

The Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters has awarded Emily Mae Graf a one year scholarship. In Beijing, China, the graduate student will contribute to fostering a deep understanding of China and... read more

Sep 02, 2013

Joseph Maran becomes new Co-Director

The members of the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context” elected Prof. Joseph Maran as a new Co-Director. Additionally, new members of the Steering Committee, and a new Research... read more

Aug 23, 2013

Winner of the Graduate Student Workshop

The Cluster “Asia and Europe” is funding a Graduate Student Workshop. The first workshop on “Newspapers and Transculturality” is held by the doctoral students Rudolph Ng, Anna Sawerthal, and Johanna... read more

Aug 22, 2013

New Ombudsman at the Cluster

Prof. Tonio Hölscher is the new ombudsman of the Cluster of Excellence “Asia and Europe in a Global Context”. He acts as an impartial contact person for all members of the Cluster to discuss problems... read more

Aug 15, 2013

New Book on Asian Punches

“Asian Punches. A Transcultural Affair” is the title of the new book edited by Prof. Hans Harder and Prof. Barbara Mittler. It analyses late nineteenth and twentieth century Asian versions of Punch,... read more

Aug 15, 2013

New Servers for the Cluster

The IT department acquired six new servers to enable fast operations of the computer network for researchers and administration and a new storage system to extend the data storage... read more