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Workshop – Sinophone Humanities in Southeast Asia

April 11, 2019 @ 10:15 am - 5:00 pm


10.15am – 10.30am: Welcome Remarks by David Wang

10.30am – 12pm:

Panel A: The Geopolitics of Southeast Asian Space, Memory and History

Chair: Huang Ying-che (Aichi University)

Ko Chia-cian (National Taiwan University): 漢詩世界裡的華夷風

Tee Kim Tong (National Sun Yat-sen University): 馬華文學、吉隆坡與文學/記憶現場

Liew Zhou Hau (Harvard University): Staging Resettlement: The Re-engineering of Rural History and the Replanting of Nanyang Memories

Jessica Tan (Harvard University): Caught between Homelands: The “Return” of the Wild Goose Wang Xiaoping

12 – 1pm: Lunch

1 – 2.30pm:

Panel B: Southeast Asia Trans-regional Connections and Consciousness 

Chair: David Wang (Harvard University)

Nicholas Wong (University of Chicago): Interwar Nanyang Studies and Hsu Yun-Tsiao’s Diaries in Patani, Siam

Hsiung Ting-hui (Tamkang University): 世界主義下的馬華文學:賀淑芳《迷宮毯子》中的種族問題

Jannis Chen (Harvard University): From Becoming-Things to Thing-Power: Literature of Things

Woo Kamloon (Linking Publishing Taiwan): 從文學到歷史:馬華出版在台灣

2.30 – 3pm: Tea Break

3 – 4.45pm:

Panel C: Roundtable Discussion with Chang Kuei-hsing

Chair: Mei Chia-ling (National Taiwan University)

Participants: Chang Kuei-hsing, David Wang and Huang Ying-che

4.45 – 5pm: Closing Remarks

The event is sponsored by the following institutions:

the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation, Harvard University Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, and Taiwan’s Ministry of Science and Technology “Southbound Chinese and Cultural Interpretation”



April 11, 2019
10:15 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:



Department of East Asian Language and Civilizations
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