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Wednesday, 22. March 2017

Arnhilt Hoefle - Poetics and Politics: Stefan Zweig in Taiwan

When several novellas by the Austrian writer Stefan Zweig (1881-1942) were published in Taiwan in the 1960s they caused a real sensation. The translations by the acclaimed writer and translator Chen Ying (1907-1988) soon broke...

Wednesday, 29. March 2017

Jana Benesova - Taiwanese Women's Literature and the Involvement of Women Authors in the Society

In my talk I will give a brief introduction into the Taiwanese women's literature (since the Japanese colonial period onward) and then talk more about the women's fiction in the 1980s, generally known as "the Second Golden...

Wednesday, 26. April 2017

Chun-Yi Lee - The Role of Female Workers in Chinese Labour Movement

Has China transformed itself from the world factory sweat shop to an industrial upgraded country?

Wednesday, 17. May 2017

Federica Passi - Taiwan literature: A Question of Definition

Despite being well received and well criticized in the academic milieu around the world, Taiwan literature still poses fundamental questions about itself: the basic one is the question of its definition, mainly due to its...

Friday, 26. May 2017

Hsiao-Wei Kuan - Same Sex Marriage in Taiwan

Please find some preliminary information in these youtube clips (in English)

BBC News:Taiwan’s push to legalise same-sex marriage (2016/12)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qWmmrNPO5q0

Euro News: Demonstrations outside parliament...

Saturday, 27. May 2017

Hsiao-Wei Kuan - Women's Rights are Human Rights

An Austrian-Taiwanese Legal Dialogue

Saturday Workshop, 27. May 2017 10:00 – 17:00

Wednesday, 31. May 2017

Diefenbach - Kriegsrecht: Buchvorstellung und Diskussion

Vor 30 Jahren im Jahre 1987 hat Taiwan nach vierzig Jahren das Kriegsrecht aufgehoben. Seitdem hat die regierende Partei mehrfach friedlich gewechselt.  Taiwans Gesellschaft übt sich in Demokratie: Die Demonstrationen und...

Wednesday, 7. June 2017

Lingfang Cheng - Political and Socio-cultural Movements for Gender Equality in Taiwan

The value and its practice of Gender Equality take a long time to be gradually accepted by younger but not older generation in Taiwan. The talk will lead the audience to understand the long process of social, political and...

Saturday, 10. June 2017

Lingfang Cheng - Saturday Workshop

Changes in Gender Relations in Taiwan: The Case of Family & LGBT

Vienna Center for Taiwan Studies

Department of East Asian Studies
University of Vienna
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Spitalgasse 2
1090 Vienna Austria

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