[KS] Workshop Perceptions of the Cultural Other: Japanese Images of Korea - Korean Images of Japan, Tuebingen University

David Weiss david.weiss at uni-tuebingen.de
Thu Jan 18 07:58:48 EST 2018

Dear list members,


On 16 and 17 February we are hosting a workshop at Tuebingen University. If you are in the vicinity, please feel free to join us. Please find attached the conference poster as well as a file containing the programme and abstracts of the individual talks.


International Workshop

Perceptions of the Cultural Other

Japanese Images of Korea – Korean Images of Japan


Friday, 16 February, and Saturday, 17 February, 2018

Eberhard Karls University Tübingen


Conference Venue:

Forum Scientiarum

Doblerstraße 33

72074 Tübingen




Friday, 16 February

10:00     Registration


10:30–12:00: Introduction and Keynote

10:30     Greeting and Explanations

10:40     Klaus Antoni: Stereotypes: Images of the Self and the Other

11:00     Reinhard Zöllner: Divided by Rough Waters: An Outline of the Japanese-Korean Community of Fate


12:00–14:00 Lunch


14:00–15:30: Historical Roots (Chair: Klaus Antoni)

14:00     Bernhard Scheid: Hachiman, Jingū, and the Mythical Conquest of Korea

14:45     David Weiß: Japan, Korea, and the Central Civilization: National Appropriations of the Confucian World Order, 1600–1700


15:30–16:00 Coffee Break


16:00–17:30: Nationalism and Anarchism (Chair: Reinhard Zöllner)

16:00     Hirafuji Kikuko: The Beginning of Comparative Study between Japanese Myth and Korean Myth: In the Case of Mishina Shoei

16:45     Robert Kramm: Anarchism and the Other in Imperial Japan


Saturday, 17 February

9:30–11:00: Religion and Colonialism (Chair: Bernhard Scheid)

9:30       Juljan Biontino: Shintō and Assimilation Policy in Colonial Korea as Seen on Namsan Mountain, 1892–1945

10:15     Kim Hwansoo: Buddhist Identity Politics: A Third Buddhist Community in Colonial Korea, 1925–1945


11:00–11:30: Coffee Break


11:30–13:00: Identity Politics (Chair: Kim Hwansoo)

11:30     Tobias Scholl: Ch’oe Namsŏn and Identity Construction through Negotiation with the Colonizer

12:15     Jackie Kim-Wachutka: Images and Perceptions of the Other: Discourse Construction, Historical Implications, and Memory


13:00–14:30 Lunch


14:30–15:30: Discussion


Organized by David Weiss


The workshop is supported by the Institutional Strategy of the University of Tübingen (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, ZUK 63)



David Weiss

Research Associate


Department of Japanese Studies

Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies

Tuebingen University

Wilhelmstr. 90

72074 Tuebingen, Germany



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