Director: Christine Moll-Murata

Office: Uni134 (3.13)
Phone: +49 (0)234 32-28254
Co-director: Christian Schwermann
Office: Uni134 (3.11)
Phone: +49 (0)234 32-29253


Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Building of the University Library, UB 4/2
Universitätsstraße 150
44801 Bochum

Mailing Address

Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Fakultät für Ostasienwissenschaften
Taiwan Research Unit
Uni134 (3.13)
44780 Bochum

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  • Summer Term 2021    BA Seminar: Social and Political History of Taiwan in the Twentieth Century
    Guest Professor: Prof. Dr. Lin Hsin-yi, National Taiwan Normal University

  • Course information:

  • Summer Term 2021    BA Exercise: Tutorial for Elementary Taiwanese
    Teacher: Wu Kuan-wei, M.A.

  • Course information:

  • 11/05/2021 18:00    Panel Discussion (online)

    Podiumsdiskussion: 30 Jahre Demokratiebewegung in Taiwan
    Professor Shieh Jhy-wey, Taiwan Representative in Germany
    Klaus H. Walter, previous Taiwan coordinator of Amnesty International Germany
    Professor Kristin Kupfer, Trier University
    The discussion will be held in German.

  • Weitere Information:

  • 15-17/04/2021    European Association of Taiwan Studies
    The 18th EATS Annual Conference: Taiwan in Transition

    Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
  • Further Information
  • 29/03/2021   WORKSHOP
    Third Workshop: A Sourcebook for the History and Languages of Taiwan
  • 05/02/2021    WORKSHOP
    Second Workshop: A Sourcebook for the History and Languages of Taiwan
  • 18/11/2020   Mittagsforum
    “The cultural memory in Taiwan historiography and heritage 'commodification' with a case study on Hengchun” KAM Liza Wing Man (Göttingen)
  • Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier:
  • 17-18/10/2019   Film screening and Interview with Heather Tsui 崔永徽,
    Film Director of “Long Time No Sea” (只有大海知道).
  • [English interview transcript]
    [Chinese interview transcript]

  • 09/10/2019   Taiwan Guest Lectures “21st Century Language Policies in Taiwan” Dr. Li Taiyuan 李台元
    National Academy for Educational Research 國家教育研究院 “Language Planning in Taiwan: Agents and Agency” Prof. Dr. Henning Klöter 韓可龍, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
  • [Poster]

  • 24/06/2019   Lecture “Taiwan’s Recent Political History in Ten (Election) Advertisements”
    by Dr. Dafydd J. Fell, SOAS London.
  • [Poster]

  • 06/06/2019   Taiwanese Documentary Film Screening “Our Youth in Taiwan” (我們的青春,在台灣)
    followed by Q&A with director Fu Yue傅榆.
  • [Poster]

  • 5-6/12/2018   Workshop on Civil Societies in East Asia “Voices from East Asia 2.0”.
  • [Programme]

  • 07/11/2018    “Pre-Study on Promoting the Study of Taiwan Literature at Universities of Various Countries”
    (推動台灣文學進入各國大學前期研究) by Chien Juo-Ping 簡若玶.
  • [Report]

  • 10/10/2017   Presentation and Workshop Talk with Dr. Thilo Diefenbach 蔣永學.
  • [Poster]

  • 20/01/2016   Panel Discussion “Taiwan nach der Wahl” [Taiwan after the Elections].
  • [Poster]

  • 08/07/2015   Workshop “Current Topics of Research in and on Taiwan – Social and Legal History, Philosophy, and Literature” with Representatives from National Taiwan Normal University 國立臺灣師範大學.
  • [Programme]

  • 24/04/2015   Presentation and Discussion with Film Director Wei Te-Sheng 魏德聖and Producer Jimmy Huang (Huang Chih-ming 黃志明).
  • [Poster]

  • 18-19/06/2013   Literature Forum with Wu Mingyi 吳明益 and Wu Yinning 吳音寧.
  • [Poster]

  • 20/07/2011   Literature Forum with Cai Su-Fen 蔡素芬 and Hung Hung 鴻鴻.

  • 08-09/07/2011   Workshop “Taiwan: Refuge, Province, Colony, or What?”
  • [Programme]

  • 05-06/11/2010   International Symposium “Taiwan Literature off The Mainstream”
  • [Programme]

  • 06/2009   Award of the Annual Prix de la Fondation Culturelle Franco-Taïwanaise for the year 2008
    from the Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques (Paris, France).
  • [External Link]

  • 1-2/4/2005   2nd Conference of the European Association of Taiwan Studies.
  • [Programme]

  • 8-9/11/2004   Literature Symposium “New Approaches to Taiwan Literature”.
  • [Programme]

  • 01/05-06/06/2002   Visit of Professor Li Xiangping 黎湘萍,
    Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS).
  • [Decription]

  • 7-9/03/2001   Workshop “Transformation! Innovation? Taiwan in her cultural dimensions”.

  • 06/06-27/06/2000   Visit of Professor Peng Ruijin 彭瑞金,
    Department of Chinese Languages and Literatures.
  • [Decription]

  • Taiwan Cultural Activities in North Rhine-Westphalia

  • 07/07/2019   Concert “Sumings kleine Welttour” (舒米恩小世界巡迴)
  • [Poster]

  • 19/5/2019   Taiwanese Documentary Film screening “Father“ (紅盒子).
  • [Poster]

  • 20/01/2019   Film screening “On Happiness Road” (幸福路上) .
  • [Poster]