Fatal Futures: Prophecy and Its Narrative Function in Middle High German Literature around 1200 Lea Braun (Medieval German Literature; Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

Mai 04
4. Mai 2021 18:00 Uhr bis 20:00 Uhr
 

IKGF Lecture Series SS2021

4 May 2021 Fatal Futures: Prophecy and Its Narrative Function in
Middle High German Literature around 1200
Lea Braun (Medieval German Literature; Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

18 May 2021 The Layman and the Spirit-Writing Altar: Peng Shaosheng
(1740–96) and the Historiography of Divine Communication
Daniel Burton-Rose (Chinese History; IKGF Visiting Fellow)

1 June 2021 Tales of Success and Failure: Predictive Dreams of
Imperial Examinations in Qing xiaoshuo Literature
Aude Lucas-Lesain (Chinese Literature; Centre de recherche sur les
civilisations de l’Asie orientale, Paris; IKGF Visiting Fellow)

15 June 2021 Escaping the Epistemic Trap: Problemata Literature and
Astrological Prognostication
Henrique Leitão (History of Science; Centro Interuniversitário de
História das Ciências e da Tecnologia, Lisbon)

29 June 2021 On the Reception and Rejection of Geomantic Divination
in Early Modern French and Spanish Literature
Hannah Schlimpen (Romance Philology; Universität Trier)

13 July 2021 Philologisch-hermeneutische Bemerkungen zur
Textkonstitution des Zhouyi [lecture in German]
Na Schädlich (History of Hermeneutics; Universität Osnabrück;
IKGF Visiting Fellow)

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