"Looking East: Exploring the "Orient" in North America"
International Conference (May 13 - 15, 2003)
Tuesday, May 13
Derek Hum (University of Manitoba)
Wednesday, May 14
Wolfgang Klooss (University of Trier)
"Pride and Prejudice: Huntington, Fallacci and the Interpretation of Culture"
Martin Genetsch (University of Trier)
"From Internationalism to Globalism: Cultural
Forms of Belonging from a Chinese Perspective"
Tina Chen (University of Manitoba)
"Multiculturalism's Discontent: Rethinking
the Politics of Cultural (Dis)placement"
Weimin Tang (Oxford University/University of Trier)
"A Passage to Ontario"
Marc Libin (University of Manitoba)
"West is West: The East-West Binary in the Writings of Emily Carr"
Linda Morra (University of Ottawa)
Thursday, May 15
"Exploring the Cultural 'Other': Canadian Perceptions of the Outside World"
Adam Green (University of Ottawa)
Markus M. Müller (University of Trier)
Art Exhibition (May 12 to May 31, 2003)
Works by Canadian Painter Medrie MacPhee
Venue: Sparkasse Trier
Opening of the Art Exhibition (May 12, 2003)
Lecture: Die phantastischen Bilderwelten der Medrie MacPhee
Prof. Christian Thomsen (University of Siegen)
Venue: Sparkasse Trier; Date: May 12, 2003
In cooperation with and supported by the Canadian Embassy, Berlin, and the Government of Canada. Also sponsored by GKS, Sparkasse Trier, and Weingut Reichsgraf von Kesselstatt.