Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin | Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät | Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften | Regionale Fachbereiche | Seminar für Südasienstudien | Veranstaltungen | Veranstaltungsarchiv | November 14-16, 2014: Kochi 1514 Cross-cultural Networks between Central Europe, South Asia and Beyond in the Early Modern Period

November 14-16, 2014: Kochi 1514 Cross-cultural Networks between Central Europe, South Asia and Beyond in the Early Modern Period

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Friday, Nov 14

 

3.00 pm

Opening Remarks

 

 

Panel  A.

 

3.30-4.30 pm

Kochi 1514 as a beginning? The Central Europeans and the

S. Bartholomew Chapel.

Gregor M. Metzig.

 

4.30-5.30 pm

Mission beyond Mission: Cross-Cultural Networks in Eighteenth-Century South India.

Keyvan Djahangiri.

 

5.30-6.00  pm  Coffee  Break

 

6.00-7.00 pm

Keynote Lecture: Trading Goods from Southern Germa- ny to India 1533.

Dr. Dr. Wolfgang Knabe

 

8.00 pm Dinner Restaurant  Neumond

 

 

Saturday, Nov 15

 

9.00-10.00 am

The Lure of India. Was there an Exchange of Visual Arts between Europe and India? Sune Erik Schlitte

 

 

Balthazar Springer and the King of Cochin: Early Modern Encounters between India and Europe.

Sebastian R. Prange.

 

11.00-11.30 am Coffee Break

 

 

PANEL B.

 

11.30-12-30 pm

Jeremias van Fliet in Siam. The cultural transgressions of a Dutch merchant scholar.

Sven Trakulhun.

 

Bilateral or Global? ‘ Indiennes’ in Eighteenth-Century France. Felicia Gottmann.

 

1.30-3.00 pm   Lunch Break


 

3.00-4.00 pm

The Columbian Exchange from the West to the East and the Dutch Trading Companies acting in early Globalization.

Tim Wätzold.

 

4.00-5.00 pm

A Spidery Web: Global textile connections of Eighteenth- Century Danish trade between India, Guinea and Europe.

Vibe Maria Martens.

 

 

5.00-5.30  pm  Coffee  Break

 

PANEL C.

 

5.30-6.30 pm

Eighteenth-Century Europe- an Polymaths interested in Asian Languages: tracing the influence of Leibniz‘ linguistic research program.

Toon van Hal.

 

Sunday, Nov 16

 

9.00-10.00 am

Zainudheen Maqdoom and Malabar‘s global connections in the Sixteenth Century.

Nuaiman Keeprath Andru.

 

10.00-11.00 am

Diamonds. Transcultural Values and Cross-Cultural Trade between India and Central Europe.

Kim Siebenhüner.

 

11.00-12.00 pm

‘All to use’. Circulation and presence of Indian goods in Central European Art, Science, and Culture. Marília dos Santos Lopes.

 

12.00-12.30  pm  Coffee  Break

 

12.30-13.30 pm

Concluding Remarks.