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Bernhard Karlgren 100th Anniversary Symposium

August 22, 2018 - 09:00-16:00

On 22 August the University of Gothenburg arrange a one-day symposium on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of Bernhard Karlgren accepting the professorship of ”East Asian Languages and Cultures” at the University of Gothenburg in the autumn of 1918. Among the speakers are Françoise Bottéro (EHESS), Marie Bizais-Lillig (Université de Strasbourg), Dinu Luca (Taiwan Normal University) and Michael Nylan (UC Berkeley). A detailed programme will be available in early August on the Bernhard Karlgren Seminar Series webpage (link). The symposium starts at 9 am and ends at 4 pm, and takes place in the Torgny Segerstedt Hall in the main building of the University of Gothenburg in Vasaparken (map link).

The symposium is free of charge and you may get your own lunch at one of the nearby restaurants. Warmly welcome! Please feel free to invite a friend or colleague who might be interested.

Bernhard Karlgren 100th Anniversary Symposium


August 22, 2018


Bernhard Karlgren Seminar Series, Department of Languages and Literatures, University of Gothenburg


Torgny Segerstedt Hall
Universitetsplatsen 1
Göteborg, Sweden
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