LECTURE> Toshi Award Lecture: "Japanese Scholarship on Chinese Sutras Engraved in Stone" by Lothar Ledderose, Oct. 17, Tōbunken

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Dr. Lothar Ledderose, one of the winners of the Toshi (Numata) book award for 2015, will give a lecture at the University of Tokyo campus on Tuesday, October 17th, from 14:00-15:30

Place: Tōbunken large lecture room

                                           Title: "Japanese Scholarship on Chinese Sutras Engraved in Stone"


Lothar Ledderose is the chaired Professor of East Asian art history at Heidelberg University, a position he has held since 1976. He was educated at the humanistic Apostelgymnasium, Cologne. From 1961-1969 he studied East Asian art history, European art history, Sinology, and Japanology at universities in Cologne, Bonn, Paris, Taipei, Heidelberg. PhD 1969, Heidelberg University.

Major Publications

Mi Fu and the Classical Tradition of Chinese Calligraphy . 1979.

Orchideen und Felsen. Chinesische Bilder im Museum für Ostasiatische Kunst , Berlin. 1998.

Japan und Europa: 1543-1929 (ed.). 1993.

Ten Thousand Things. Module and Mass Production in Chinese Art . 2000.

Buddhist Stone Sutras in China: Sichuan Province, Volume 1. Vol. 1. 2 vols. Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 2014.

Contact:  Department of Indian Philosophy and Buddhist Studies of Department of Literature at the University of Tokyo

Phone:03-5841-3754 (on campus: 23754)

With the collaboration of: The University of Tokyo Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia


Bukkyō Dendō Kyōkai



日 時 : 1017日(14001530

会 場 : 東京大学 東洋文化研究所大会議室

(〒113-0033 東京都文京区本郷7-3-1 東京大学本郷キャンパス内)

発表者  Dr. Lothar Ledderose (ローター・レダローゼ博士)

演題 : Japanese Scholarship on Chinese Sutras Engraved in Stone.

Dr. Lothar Ledderose











協力: 東京大学東洋文化研究所  (公財)仏教伝道協会



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