Ferdinand de Saussure’s concept of writing as encoding of speech has since long been modified, and on some points rejected. Writing is so much more than speech, and so much less at the same time.
This month’s seminar is being organised in association with the Indian Film Festival, Den Haag (22nd - 29th October 2014). As Guest Speaker we will have Ms. Nina Nath Gupta, Director, National Film Development Corporation of India (NFDC).
Arts & Media network workshop “Image - text dynamics"
Leiden University is to have a unique expertise centre on Asia. This centre, the Asian Library, will hold extremely rare Asian collections and offer new opportunities for teaching and research.
Het beeld van Noord-Korea moet drastisch worden bijgesteld na onthullingen van hooggeplaatste overlopers, schrijft hoogleraar Koreastudies Remco Breuker.
With great pleasure we announce that the University Executive Board has appointed our colleague Marian Klamer as full professor Austronesian and Papuan Linguistics as of July 1st.