Please see here for information on a job opening in African/Africana philosophy and/or East Asian philosophy, and in comparative philosophy, at the University of Leiden.
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Sinological Development Charitable Foundation (SDCF) announces that applications are now open for the 4th Greater China Summer Workshop Program in Chinese Studies, a summer course targeted at scholars (including PhD students) who would like to deepen their knowledge of Chinese philosophy and other aspects of Chinese culture.
Are you worried about the de facto ghettoization of non-Western philosophy at APA meetings, where there are quite a few non-Western philosophy panels but mostly in the Group Program rather than in the Main Program?
It turns out that the mechanism that allows for this situation also allows for its rectification. Below is a message from Rebecca Copenhaver, secretary-treasurer of the Pacific Division. I’m told that the Eastern Division has a similar mechanism (not sure about the Central).
I am posting the message below on behalf of Yang Jinquan, of the new Confucius Museum. If you have access to or know anyone who has access to an artifact that might find a home in the museum, feel free to contact Mr. Yang.
Yang Jinquan 杨金泉
The International Society of East Asian Philosophy (ISEAP) is going to have its first international conference as follows:
Date: December 14-15, 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)
Venue: Surugadai Campus, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan (http://www.meiji.ac.jp/cip/english/about/campus/index.html)
Theme: East Asian Philosophy: Past, Present and Future
Title: Just Cause in Early China: A Comparative Analysis of Warfare Ethics
Speaker: Professor Ping-cheung Lo
Date: 14 February 2019 (Thursday)
Venue: Center for East Asian and Comparative Philosophy (Room 4433, Mong Man Wai Building)
More details here.
Sungkyun Institute for Confucian Studies and East Asian Philosophy (SICEP) welcomes:
Owen Flanagan (Duke University)
Please join us at Sungkyunkwan University’s International Hall 9B114 on Friday, February 15 at 4-6 PM for his talk entitled, “Truth and Sanity.”
Part I: Harmony, Balance, Beauty: Understanding Conceptions of Cultivation
1. Cultivation and Harmony: Plato and Confucius (Rick Benitez, University of Sydney, Australia)
2. Cultivating Noble Simplicity: Plato (L.M.J. Coulson, University of Sydney, Australia)
3. The Beauty Ladder and the Mind-heart Excursion: Plato and Zhuangzi (Wang Keping, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing)
4. Awareness and Spontaneity: Three Perspectives in the Zhuangzi (Lisa Raphals, University of California, Riverside, USA)
5. Understanding “Dao’s Patterns”: Han Fei (Barbara Hendrischke, Sydney University, Australia)
TOC, Early China, Volume 41 (2018)
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