In addition to publishing two Shilin issues per year, members of the Shilin editorial team are also involved with a variety of student-led initiatives at the Department of Chinese Studies. We’re working closely with the team behind the student conference in September 2011, and will be publishing the proceedings of this conference. We’re also working … Read more

First Shilin issue FREE

Curious what Shilin is? As a token of appreciation towards our readers and for future readers we made the very first issue of Shilin available for download. Go to the archive section and download your first copy of Shilin. This issue is only a sample for what is to come. Eager to read more? Send … Read more

Second issue Shilin

We are happy to announce that the second issue of Shilin: Leiden University Journal of Young Sinology is coming out in a couple of weeks! In the new issue, Chenyu Cheng employs Freudian-Lacanian theories of psychoanalysis to gain a better understanding of who Qiu Jin really was. In the second piece, Tom van der Meer … Read more