Uni-Logo

Welcome to the Institute of Chinese Studies at Freiburg University

Research and teaching at the Institute of Chinese Studies at Freiburg University focus on modern and contemporary China and are characterized by an interdisciplinary approach combining history and the social sciences. In addition, the Institute offers a comprehensive training in the Chinese language.

News Item Workshop: "Yan’an and Chinese socialism"
International workshop at the University of Freiburg, 3-4 August 2017, organized by Tani Barlow (Rice University), Dong Limin (Shanghai University) and Nicola Spakowski (University of Freiburg).
News Item Workshop: "New Trends in the Study of the Early People’s Republic of China"
International workshop to be held in Münstertal, May 19-21, 2017, hosted by the project “The Maoist Legacy: Party Dictatorship, Transitional Justice and the Politics of Truth”. The workshop is co-organized by the Universities of Freiburg and Cologne.
News Item Talk on China's Lawyers on 27 April 2017
Talk by Judith Bout, EHESS (École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales), Paris.
News Item Conference: "Reading Intellectual and Literary Change during China’s Long 1970s"
Conference to be held in Freiburg, May 5-6, 2017, hosted by the project “Worlds of Reading in China’s long 1970s: Reading and Writing during the Cultural Revolution”, organized by Lena Henningsen and Oliver Schulz
News Item Guest lecture: "Letters from the People: The Masses and the Mass Line in the Early People’s Republic of China"
On Thursday, 27 October, Prof. Dr. Aminda Smith will give a talk on the topic of "Letters from the People: The Masses and the Mass Line in the Early People’s Republic of China". The lecture will take place at Erbprinzenstraße 12 (4th floor) between 4 pm and 6 pm.
News Item Lena Henningsen receives “Leopoldina Early Career Award 2016“
 
News Item New publication: "Multiple Futures – Africa, China, Europe"
Ulrich Bröckling, Gregor Dobler, Nicola Spakowski (eds.)
News Item New publication: JCCA topical issue on "Policy Implementation in the New Socialist Countryside"
by René Trappel (ed.)
News Item Workshop: “Socialist mobilization and collective memory in China”
Workshop at the University of Freiburg, 6-7 May 2016
News Item Opening of the "Freiburg-Nanjing Center for Modern China Studies"
 
Personal tools