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PhD defence ceremonies and inaugural lectures

Results: 1 - 4 of 4
Results: 1 - 4 of 4
  • 29 Jan 2020
    Contemporary practices of calligraphy in China

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Laura Vermeeren studies practices of calligraphy in contemporary China. She starts by locating calligraphy, approached as both an act of writing and an art-form endowed with cultural and historical significance, in a ...

  • 29 Jan 2020
    Chinese miniatures as a cultural phenomenon

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Koos de Jong asks how the concept of the early Chinese can be defined. Some of the aspects he looks at are the function of early Chinese miniatures, the materials and techniques used to make them, how their ...

  • 31 Jan 2020
    Mongols in Mamluk eyes

    13:00 - 14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Josephine van den Bent investigates, analyses and contextualises the representation of the Mongols in Mamluk Syria, c. AH 656-761/1260-1360 AD. There was a basic image of the Mongols as ‘violent infidels’, but a ...

  • 7 Feb 2020
    Teaching translation within secondary Latin education

    13:00 - 14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Dutch students in upper secondary education generally struggle to show their comprehension of a Latin source text when they translate it into Dutch, even though this is a requirement formulated fort he final ...