11/Feb/2015 – Tana DluhosovaAktuality

Taiwan, The Island of Literature: Meeting with Contemporary Taiwanese Writers (Prague)

Venue: Václava Havel Library (Ostrovní 13, 110 00 Praha 1) Time: March 23, 2015, 19:00 In the twentieth century remarkable Chinese literature has developed in Taiwan and it has been recently finding its way to Czech readers.  Ping Lu (b. 1953) a Wu Ming-yi (b. 1971) are going to talk about literature, language and society in Taiwan and about...

11/Feb/2015 – Tana DluhosovaAktuality, Veřejná přednáška

The Many Faces of Formosa: Meeting with Contemporary Taiwanese Writers (Olomouc)

Venue: Theatre Hall, Center of Arts, Palacky University, Univerzitní 3, Olomouc Time: March 26, 2015, 17:00–19:00 In the twentieth century remarkable Chinese literature has developed in Taiwan and it has been recently finding its way to Czech readers.  Ping Lu (b. 1953) a Wu Ming-yi (b. 1971) are going to talk about literature, language...

Public Talk in Brno III: Prof. Chiu-lan Chern (English Department, NTNU, Taiwan), February 6, 2015

04/Feb/2015 – Tana Dluhosova

Public Talk in Brno III: Prof. Chiu-lan Chern (English Department, NTNU, Taiwan), February 6, 2015

I See Taiwan from its People and Culture Abstract The five elements of Taiwan’s soft power, according to Taiwan’s former vice president Annette Lu, are human rights, democracy, peace, love and high technology. Adopting the term used for the 2014 final countdown fireworks at the tallest building of Taiwan, Taipei 101, and its...

Keynote Speech: Prof. Chiu-lan Chern (English Department, NTNU, Taiwan), February 6, 2015

04/Feb/2015 – Tana Dluhosova

Keynote Speech: Prof. Chiu-lan Chern (English Department, NTNU, Taiwan), February 6, 2015

  10th Brno International Conference of English, American and Canadian Studies–Creating, Shaping, Signifying (5.–7. 2. 2015) Texts and other sites of meaning – verbal, visual, multimodal – are the common ground in the various disciplines of Anglophone studies. There are multiple agents involved in the production of meaning:...

06/Oct/2014 – Tana DluhosovaAktuality

Public Talk in Olomouc II: Dr. Alvin Chen (National Changhua University of Education), October 22, 2014

Dr. Alvin Chen (National Changhua University of Education): “Corpus linguistics and the study of Chinese“   Abstract: In this talk, I will talk about the general background of corpus linguistics as a sub-discipline in linguistics. I will be mainly concerned with two fundamental questions: what is a corpus and what is a corpus...

26/Sep/2014 – Táňa DluhošováVeřejná přednáška

Public Talk in Olomouc III: Prof. Hsiang Jieh, October 22, 2014

Prof. Hsiang Jieh (Research Center for Digital Humanities and Department of Computer Science, National Taiwan University) Reindexing the Chinese Recorder Index Venue: Trida Svobody 26, Olomouc, Místnost 3.45 Time: 15:00 – 16:30 Abstract: Chinese Recorder (CR) is a monthly English journal published by Protestant missionaries in China...

26/Sep/2014 – Táňa DluhošováVeřejná přednáška

Public Talk in Olomouc I: Prof. Huang Chu-Ren, October 17, 2014

Prof. Huang Chu-ren (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University): Corpus-based Grammar: How to make sense of widely distributed data in the use of Chinese Venue: Trida Svobody 26, Olomouc, Room 3.45 Time: 10:00 – 11:30   Abstrakt: When learners of Chinese as a second language are told to learn Chinese grammar by reading a good grammar or...

26/Sep/2014 – Táňa DluhošováVeřejná přednáška

Public Talk in Brno II: Dr. Alvin Chen (National Changhua University of Education), October 21, 2014

Dr. Alvin Chen (National Changhua University of Education): “Geometry and conceptual symmetry: A cross-linguistic corpus-based study on spatial particles in Mandarin and English”   Abstract: Geometrically speaking, the space we live in comes with symmetrical dimensions, such as the horizontal axis with FRONT and BACK. However, it...

26/Sep/2014 – Táňa DluhošováVeřejná přednáška

Public Talk in Brno I: Prof. Chu-ren Huang (Hong Kong Polytech University), October 20, 2014

Prof. Chu-ren Huang (Hong Kong Polytech University):  “How to Make Sense of Chinese Characters? From practical knowledge of the world to language as a system of knowledge”   Venue: Conference Hall, Building C, Faculty of Arts, Masaryk University (Arne Nováka 1) Time: 10:50   Abstrakt: One of the most fascinating...