Radical Utopian Communities

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  • "Rethinking Transnational Activism through Regional Perspectives: Reflections, Literatures and Cases," Transactions of the Royal Historical Society (published online first by Cambridge University Press on 08 January 2024), co-authored with Thomas Davies et al.
  • "Doing Utopia: Radical Utopian Communities, Mobility, and the Body in the Early Twentieth Century," Journal of Global History (published online first 28 Feb. 2023) Vol. 19, No. 1 (2024): 57-76.
  • "Radical History in Global Contexts: Connections, Approaches, and Cases," special issue of Esboços: Histories in Global Context 29, No. 50 (2022), co-edited Danielle H. Viegas and Robert Kramm (2022).
  • "Trans-Imperial Anarchism: Cooperatist Communalist Theory and Practice in Imperial Japan," Modern Asian Studies (2020): 1-35.

Invited Lectures, Panels & Presentations:

  • “No school, but a garden: Kuang Husheng (1891-1933) and the anarchist education project Lida in late 1920s' Shanghai”, Conference Paper, 24th biennial conference of the European Association for Chinese Studies (EACS), Olomouc, Czech Republic, 24-27 August 2022 (Julia Lange).
  • “An Anarchist Diagnosis: Vegetarianism, Hygiene and Scientific Remedy in Late Qing and Early Republican China”, Invited Talk, Annual Conference at the Joint Center for Advanced Studies, University of Göttingen, 2-4 June, 2022 (Shangshang Wang).
  • "China im Zerrspiegel: Der Zweite Sino-Japanische Krieg und das Chinabild der spanischen Bürgerkriegspresse 1937-1939" (Julia Lange) & "Cosmopolitanism and Evolutionary Imaginations in Late Qing and Republican China 1906-1937" (Shangshang Wang), Conference papers for "Knowledge Asymmetries: China as Agent and Object in (Global) Debates", XXXIII Annual Conference of the German Association for Chinese Studies (Jahrestagung der Deutschen Vereinigung für Chinastudien), Freiburg, 19-21 November 2021.
  • "A Global History From the Margins: Communal Life in the Early Twentieth Century," Invited Lecture, RePLITO Visiting Fellows Lecture Series, Institute for Asian and African Studies, HU Berlin, 27 October 2021. (Robert Kramm).
  • "Radical Utopian Communities," Invited Seminar, Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies, University of Oxford, 15 October 2021 (Robert Kramm).
  • "Back to Nature: COVID-19, Utopia and Socio-Spatial Dynamics in Brazil," Digital Symposium Epidemics and Othering: The Biopolitics of COVID-19 in Historical and Cultural Perspectives, Ruhr-University Bochum, 1-2 October 2021 (Danielle Heberle Viegas).
  • "From late imperial to Republican China: continuities and ruptures," International Summer Seminar organized by the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), the French School of the Far East (EFEO), the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (EHESS) and Campus France (Orchid Program) in La Rochelle, France, 6-10 September 2021 (Shangshang Wang).
  • "Global Histories of Anarchism: Communal Life, Concepts, and Education Between Asia, Europe and Russia in the Twentieth Century," Sektion, 53. Deutscher Historikertag, Munich, September 8-11, 2020 (postponed to October 2021).
  • "Cosmopolitanism and Evolutionary Imaginations in Late Qing and Republican China 1906- 1937," International Online Workshop, China and Global History, Institute of East Asian Studies, University of Vienna, 2 September 2021 (Shangshang Wang).
  • "Making Sense of Plants and Animals: A Case Study of Kropotkin's Chinese Refractions," online conference 100 Years with and without Kropotkin, 25 August 2021 (Shangshang Wang).
  • "Anti-State Power: Anarchism, Communal Life, and Radical Politics in the Early Twentieth Century," Panel, Annual Conference of the American Historical Association (AHA), Seattle, January 7-10, 2021 (panel accepted).


Fellowships & Scholarships:

  • DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) research scholarship for doctoral candidates at the University of Tokyo, October 2022 to March 2023.
  • Visiting and archival research fellowship at the Joint Center for Advanced Studies “Worldmaking from a Global Perspective: A Dialogue with China”, May-June 2022, April-June 2023.
  • DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Short-Term Scholarship for Doctoral Students, Archival Research in Spain, 01 February to 30 June 2022.
  • Visiting Associate Professor, Institute for Research in Humanities (Jinbunken), Kyoto University, appointed for 1 January to 31 March 2022.
  • RePLITO Visiting Fellowship, Institute for Asian and African Studies, HU Berlin, invited for 25 October to 7 November 2021.