26 06, 2017

World Literature and Global Core Texts Conference 2017

Humanities faculty at many universities around the world show increasing interest in bringing classic works from different cultures within a single study of literature. [...]

28 04, 2017

“Disease Across Species: The Science, Ethics, and Anthropology of One Health” Workshop

This workshop will consist of four panels, each panel focusing on a specific interface between humans and non-human animals: wildlife reservoirs, urban wildlife, zoonotic pandemics, and livestock. [...]

21 04, 2017

Cartography and Asia – International Workshop

Maps have become ambiguous objects: while often considered as the quintessential scientific object, objective, disinterested, perhaps the only “true” representations of reality, they have, in recent decades, undergone a profound re-evaluation and reconceptualization, which have seen them vilified as pure instruments of power – political, colonial, economic, social. [...]

17 02, 2017

Ideals of Leadership in Ancient Greece, Rome, and China – International Workshop

Both in the Ancient Greco-Roman World and in Ancient China, philosophers of different schools attempted to construct an ideal of a just ruler and a just society. Our purpose in this mini-conference is to examine how philosophers in East and West constructed ideals of political and moral leadership, how they tried to influence those in power, and what we can learn from their political philosophies today. [...]

19 01, 2017

Ethics and Economics Conference 2017

The conference aims at bringing together scholars from disciplnes such as economics, sociology, and philosophy to share their views on the interplay between ethics and economics. [...]

22 06, 2016

Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) – Panel talk by HASS’s Dr.Pang Yang Huei: “Nuclear Dreams in the Asia-Pacific”

The Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) is holding its first annual meeting and conference in Asia (22-26 June 2016). Hosted by the Asia Research Institute (ARI), and Tembusu College (NUS), partnered with SUTD, NTU, and Yale-NUS College, this event aims to bring together the world’s premier scholars of Science and Technology Studies. [...]

22 06, 2016

Society for the History of Technology (SHOT) – Panel talk by HASS’s Dr.Pang Yang Huei: “Nuclear Dreams in the Asia-Pacific”

This panel will cover the historical development of nuclear proliferation in the Asia-Pacific region. Since the Non Proliferation Treaty in 1968, the focus has always been on the state. [...]

8 06, 2016

On Cities and Citizenship

Over the last three decades, dramatic transformations in the pace and forms of urbanisation have led to the questioning of the relation between the spatial organisation of the city and the shaping of politics. [...]

21 04, 2016

HASS Translation Symposium – The Art and Politics of Translation

The issue of multiculturalism or, more broadly, of the dialogue between different cultures, understood as bodies of thought, history, language and representations, figures prominently in today's political landscape. [...]

11 11, 2015

The Art and Politics of the Nusantara Graphic Novel

Book Launch for English translation of Tukang Mebel Jadi Presiden (Jokowi: A Furniture Salesman Becomes President) [...]