Lecture by Dr. Henri Chambert-Loir will be held on Saturday, January 11th, 2020.
|organizer||Institute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University|
|date and time||January 11th, 2020 (Sat.) 15:30-17:30|
|venue||Sophia University, Yotsuya Campus|
Building no.2, 6F Room 615a
|title||The First Account of the Hajj in Malay, End of 15th Century|
|profile of the lecturer||Dr. Henri Chambert-Loir is an expert on Malay literature, and is presently staying in Tokyo as Visiting Professor at the Institute of Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA) of Tokyo University of Foreign Studies. Dr. Chambert-Loir obtained his Ph.D in Indonesian Studies from Sorbonne University in Paris in 1973, and served as Research Fellow at Ecole Francaise d Extreme-Orient (EFEO) from 1971 to 2013. During this period, he served as EFEO representative in Indonesia for 20 years. He has written extensively on Malay literature, history, and culture, and is presently conducting research on Malay historical texts in poetic form. His publications include the followings:|
The Potent Dead: Ancestors, Saints and Heroes in Contemporary Indonesia. (co-edited with Anthony Reid). Crows Nest: Allen & Unwin - Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2002.
Sultan, Pahlawan dan Hakim Lima Teks Indonesia Lama (The Sultan, the Hero and the Judge: Five Ancient Indonesian Texts). Jakarta : Kepustakaan Populer Gramedia - EFEO, 2011.
Iskandar Zulkarnain, Dewa Mendu, Muhammad Bakir dan Kawan-Kawan: Lima Belas Karangan tentang Sastra Indonesia Lama (Iskandar Zulkarnain, Dewa Mendu, Muhammad Bakir and others: Fifteen Essays on Indonesian Ancient Literature). Jakarta: Kepustakaan Populer Gramedia - EFEO, 2014.
|Discussant||Yumi Sugahara(Osaka University)|
|admission||Free admittance. No reservation required. All who are interested are welcome to attend.|