New Perspectives on the Records of the Grand Historian
Organized by Oriental Institute (OI), Czech Academy of Sciences
Date: July 3-4, 2023 (CET)
Location: The Czech Academy of Sciences, Národní 3, Room N. 108


Session 1 (9:00 – 10:15, July 3)
JEFFREY RIEGEL (University of California, Berkeley): “A Journal of My Misgivings:Liang Yusheng, Sima Qian, and the History of Qin—An Introduction” (Keynote)

Session 2 (10:30 – 12:00, July 3)
HANS VAN ESS (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München): “On the Structure of the Shiji
KUAN-YUN HUANG (OI, Research Center of Taiwan): “Confucius in Two Compromising Situations”

Session 3 (2:00 – 3:30, July 3)
YU I-FEI 游逸飛 (National Chung Hsing University): 關裏關外——從張家山漢簡看《史記.荊燕世家》的 「之國」與「出關」
CHEN KANLI 陳侃理 (Peking University):《史記》與出土簡帛中的秦二世

Session 4 (3:30 – 4:00)
General Discussion

Session 5 (9:30 – 12:00, July 4)
KAKINUMA YOHEI 柿沼阳平 (Waseda University): “Taishi 太史 and Shiji 史記”
JAN VIHAN (OI): “The Contradictions in Sima Qian’s Character Construction from Confucius to Jing Ke”
WANG SHIH-HAN 王詩涵 (Columbia University): “Leave the People, Take the Kings:How Huaxia Writers Recorded and Interpreted the ‘Barbarian’ Wu and Yue Kings in Political Narratives”

Session 6 (2:00 – 3:30, July 4)
KATERINA GAJDOŠOVÁ (Charles University): “The Logic behind the Daoist-Legalist Blend of Huang-Lao Thought”
PHAM LEE-MOI 范麗梅 (Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy, Academia Sinica): 從先秦兩漢宇宙觀探討《史記.天官書》書寫的意義


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