Translating Modernity: Construction and Imagination of the West in 20th China
Translating the “West”: John Dewey’s visit to China at the beginning of the 20th century
Qi Cheng, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Kafka’s The Metamorphosis in the first Chinese translation in 1966
Yunxia Li, University of Cologne
Date: 22 February 2023, 17:00 (Wednesday, 6th week, Hilary 2023)
Venue: Online via MS Teams
Speakers: Qi Cheng (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz), Yunxia Li (University of Cologne)
Organising department: Faculty of History
Organisers: Yaxi Liu (University of Oxford), Kuldip Kaur Singh (University of Oxford), Weihan Sun, Simon Lam, Zhixia Jin, Pak Hei (Patrick) Hao (University of Oxford), Zhixia Jin (University of Oxford), Simon Lam (University of Oxford), Young-Chan Choi (University of Oxford), Weihan Sun (University of Oxford), Tommy Yui Chim Lo (University of Oxford)
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Host: Weihan Sun (University of Oxford)
Part of: International History of East Asia Seminar
Booking required?: Not required
Audience: Public
Editor: Pak Hei Hao