[Michael Lackner] "Can fate be changed? Views on fate and fate calculation in traditional China"
Professor Michael Lackner is director of the International Consortium for Research in the Humanities: Fate, Freedom, and Prognostication—Strategies for Coping with the Future in East Asia and Europe (Internationales Kolleg für Geisteswissenschaftliche Forschung "Schicksal, Freiheit und Prognose. Bewältigungsstrategien in Ostasien und Europa) at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg where he is Full Professor and Chair of Chinese Studies in the Department of Middle Eastern and Far Eastern Languages and Cultures. Professor Lackner is widely published and continues to pursue research in the fields of classical studies of the Song dynasty, Sino-Western cross-cultural transfer of language, philosophy, history of ideas (from the 16th to 20th centuries), Chinese assertions of identity (from late imperial China to the 20th century), and the history of political thought in China. Please see the web page for the consortium at: http://www.ikgf.fau.de/
A Brief Description of "Can fate be changed? Views on fate and fate calculation in traditional China"
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Date and Time
2019. 09. 09 (Mon) 4-6pm
Sungkyunkwan University International Hall 9B106