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【Leading-Edge Lecture 32】 Topic: Beyond Ethical Tech: Why Understanding the Sociocultural History of Our Technical Defaults Matter Speaker: Wendy Hui Kyong Chun (Canada 150 Research Chair in New Media, the School of Communication, Simon Fraser University; Director, Digital Democracies Institute) Moderator: Sebastian Hsien-hao Liao (Distinguished Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures; Dean, Institute of the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU) Time: 1/11(Wednesday) 10:00-12:00 A. M. (GMT+8) Venue: The DFLL conference room in Gallery of University History, NTU Organizer: Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU Co-organizer: Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU; ASE Cultural & Educational Foundation Signup Link: https://forms.gle/UE7y2AGSot4y71Mb7
【Vanguard Summit 9】In the Shadow of Death: Reflections on War 5. War or Peace for the Island? Two Clashing Geopolitical Views Topic: War or Peace for the Island? Two Clashing Geopolitical Views Speaker: Yang Rur-bin (Chair Professor, Graduate Institute of Philosophy, National Tsing Hua University) Moderator: Sebastian Hsien-hao Liao (Distinguished Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures; Dean, Institute of the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU) Time: 12/13 (Tuesday) 15:00-17:00 Venue: Department of Chinese Literature Conference Room, College of Liberal Arts, NTU Organizer: Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU Co-organizer: Department of Chinese Literature, NTU; Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU; ASE Cultural & Educational Foundation Sign-up link: https://forms.gle/VGekETMV4vr5stuJ9
【Vanguard Summit 9】In the Shadow of Death: Reflections on War 4. The Twilight of Gods: Holy War and Western Civilization Topic: The Twilight of Gods: Holy War and Western Civilization Speaker: Sebastian Hsien-hao Liao (Distinguished Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures; Dean, Institute of the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU) Moderator: Ming-Tsang Yang (Professor and Head, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU) Time: 12/6 (Tuesday) 15:00-17:00 Venue: Conference Room, College of Liberal Arts, NTU Organizer: Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU Co-organizer: Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU; ASE Cultural & Educational Foundation Sign-up link: https://forms.gle/2BbrLuxd7efgR3C26
【Vanguard Summit 9】In the Shadow of Death: Reflections on War 3. Negotiation and Inner Resistance: The Modernist School and European War Literature during the Sino-Japanese War Topic: Negotiation and Inner Resistance: The Modernist School and European War Literature during the Sino-Japanese War Speaker: Kwong Ho Yee Connie (Professor, Department of Chinese Language and Literature, The Chinese University of Hong Kong) Moderator: Sebastian Hsien-hao Liao (Distinguished Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures; Dean, Institute of the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU) Time: 11/21 (Mon.) 15:00-17:00 Venue: Conference Room, College of Liberal Arts, NTU Organizer: Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU Co-organizer: Department of Chinese Literature, NTU; Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU; ASE Cultural & Educational Foundation Sign-up link: https://forms.gle/e1A6gkfXgZz9ubp39
【Vanguard Summit 9】In the Shadow of Death: Reflections on War 2. Lies of Heroism-Redefining The Anti-War Film Topic: Lies of Heroism-Redefining The Anti-War Film Speaker: Wen-chi Lin (Director, Visual Culture Research Center, National Central University) Moderator: Sebastian Hsien-hao Liao (Distinguished Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures; Dean, Institute of the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU) Time: 11/21 (Mon.) 14:30-17:00 Venue: The DFLL conference room in Gallery of University History, NTU Organizer: Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU Co-organizer: Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU; ASE Cultural & Educational Foundation
【Vanguard Summit 9】In the Shadow of Death: Reflections on War 1. "War-Crimes Committed in the Name of The Common Good”--Tolstoy's War and Peace Topic: "War-Crimes Committed in the Name of The Common Good”--Tolstoy's War and Peace Speaker: Tsung-Huei Hsiung (Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU) Moderator: Hsin-Ying Li (Chief Executive Officer, The Language Training and Testing Center) Time: 11/4 (Fri.) 15:00-17:00 Venue: The DFLL conference room in Gallery of University History, NTU Organizer: Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU Co-organizer: Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, NTU; ASE Cultural & Educational Foundation Sign-up link: https://forms.gle/nkSzF9JPyK3u5hVJA
【Vanguard Summit 9】In the Shadow of Death: Reflections on War
【Vanguard Summit 8】The Imminent End: New Energy and Environmental Sustainability 3. The Future of Energy: The Path to Net-Zero and the Development Direction of Hydrogen Energy Topic: The Future of Energy: The Path to Net-Zero and the Development Direction of Hydrogen Energy Speaker: Hsiao-kan Ma (Secretary-general, Taiwan Alliance for Net Zero Emissions; Founder President, Taiwan Carbon Capture Storage and Utilization Association) Moderator: Giin-tarng Hwang (Professor, Department of Political Science, NTU) Time: 10/11 (Tue.) 15:00-17:00 Venue: Room 419, College of Social Science, NTU Organizer: Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences, NTU Co-organizer: Department of Political Science, NTU; ASE Cultural & Educational Foundation Sign-up link: https://forms.gle/xLjdoudcnb9XgMPw5