Current SUPRA students at NIAS

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:39

Arttu Anttonen, University of Helsinki
Topic: Bilingual Education of the Zhuang: A Case Study 

Sofia Hermansson, Lund University
Topic: Indonesian men and women working together with gender issues – a rerequisite for the progress towards gender equality? A qualitative study from two Indonesian NGO:s in Java

PhD Thesis Defence: Jacob Ki Nielsen

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:35

Fictions of Kinship: Representations of Multicultural Family-making in the South Korean Cine- and dramascape
PhD Thesis Defence by Jacob Ki Nielsen

Time: Friday 9th May 2014 – 5 pm. The doors will be closed at exactly 5 pm

Location: Faculty of Humanities – room 15A.1.11 Karen Blixens Vej 4, 2300 Copenhagen S

Supervisor: Jørgen Delman


Associate Professor in contemporary Japanese culture

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 21:19

A permanent (tenure) position of Associate Professor in contemporary Japanese culture is available at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo.

Arne Næss Symposium 2014: Taking Responsibility for Tomorrow’s World

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 21:09
The theme of the 2014 Arne Næss Symposium—featuring His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama—is Taking Responsibility for Tomorrow’s World. There will be a conversation between the Dalai Lama, the student community and the Arne Naess Chair in Global Justice and the Environment, Dr. David Abram.
05/08/2014 - 13:30 to 15:30

The Juche Ideas - nationalism of Confucian origin?

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 21:01

East Asian Lunch Seminar

Lecture by Prof. Sergei O. Kurbanov

In this talk, Prof. Sergei O. Kurbanov from the St.Petersburg University, Russia, will present a brief survey of formation history of North Korean Juche ideas.

Most of the international mass media portray North Korea as a “communist” country threatening the world.

04/22/2014 - 13:15 to 15:00

Human Rights in China. Past, Present and Future

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 20:33
Lecture by John Kamm
04/28/2014 - 10:00 to 11:30

Asian Security Dynamics: Energy Vulnerabilities, Military Capabilities and New Structures of Decision Making

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 20:16

Please join us for a guest lecture on "Asian Security Dynamics: Energy Vulnerabilities, Military Capabilities and New Structures of Decision Making" by Professor Michael Wesley from the Australian National University.

Introduction by Ambassador Damien Miller, Australian Ambassador to Denmark, Norway and Iceland

05/12/2014 - 10:00 to 12:00

Sex change and glimpses into a Buddhist nun's life

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 20:03
Oslo Buddhist Studies Forum
Dr. Petra Kieffer-Puelz, Akademie der Wissenschaften (Mainz)
"Sex change and glimpses into a Buddhist nun's life"
04/22/2014 - 16:15

Manipuri Pung Cholam drummer dancers perform in Stockholm

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:54
04/25/2014 - 19:00

Open Discussion: Indonesia's Democracy and the Road to Elections 2014

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 19:35

On 27 March 2014, the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Copenhagen, in cooperation with Nordic Institute of Asian Studies (NIAS) and Nordic Indonesia Studies Network (NISN) organized an Open Discussion on the topic of Indonesia's upcoming elections 2014. The event was hosted by NIAS, and attracted a broad audience including academics, diplomats, business people and students.