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On Friday November 17th, The Manchu Foundation ( https://manchufoundation.org ) organised a lecture about the origin story of the Manchu people, and the way in which this story can or cannot be found on Manchu and Chinese maps. The lecture was held by Fresco Sam-Sin, lecturer in Classical Manchu and Manchurology at Leiden University, and… Lees verder Interest in Manchurology Growing at Leiden University
Hi there! Summer has passed and the academic year 2017-2018 has started. We are thrilled to introduce the new board members of Shilin. Lisette Buhrs, chairwoman ‘I am honoured to be the next chairwoman of Shilin. I want to offer my experience and skills in making Shilin more widely known, by presenting Shilin not… Lees verder With the new year comes a new look!
On September the 2nd and the 3rd, the third edition of the Rombouts-Shilin Graduate Conference took place. Located at the Academy Building of Leiden University, students and professors from both Leiden University and universities abroad came together to share their knowledge concerning the theme “primary sources”. On Saturday, Prof Dr Hilde de Weerdt kicked off… Lees verder Third edition of the Rombouts-Shilin Graduate Conference
Op donderdag 8 september 2016 organiseert Sichting Shilin het Shilin Scriptiesymposium. Tijdens het symposium kunnen studenten die het afgelopen jaar hun bachelorscriptie hebben geschreven hun werk aan een groot publiek presenteren. Bovendien is het een mooie afsluiting van de eerste fase van de academische opleiding. Presenterende studenten kunnen oefenen met presenteren van iets dat zij… Lees verder [In Dutch] Uitnodiging Scriptiesymposium en Shilin Young Scholar Award
The Shilin team is pleased to announce that Shilin 7.1 is now available. Please visit our webshop, or find more information about subscriptions here.
The preparations for first Shilin Research Symposium are well underway. The presenters will demonstrate how to get the most out of doing research for one’s thesis. The symposium covers the following topics: Film analysis – Hugo Kolstee Fieldwork and conducting interviews in Taiwan – Martine Lievers Fieldwork in the PRC – Svetlana Kharchenkova. We look forward to seeing… Lees verder Speakers for the Shilin Research Symposium Confirmed.
The Shilin team welcomes Johann Kamper, Lysan Kuipers, and Maarten Boogaards as the new editorial board members. We wish to thank Maaike Hang, Thom Valks, and Cat Hai Chiem for all their work these past years and are confident the new board will continue to make Shilin a success.
Shilin aims to provide an accessible platform to young and aspiring scholars to present their work and ideas. The Rombouts-Shilin Graduate Conference, held on 2 and 3 September, was an inspiring event that brought together scholars from Leiden and beyond to discuss new ideas within the theme of ‘image’, covering topics such as the idea… Lees verder Young talent at the Rombouts-Shilin Graduate Conference