Francesca Fiaschetti

Dr. Francesca Fiaschetti

Francesca Fiaschetti

Chinese History
Inner Asian History
History of the Mongol Empire
World History
Mongolian Studies
Ethnicity and Identity
Cross-cultural exchanges between Inner and East Asia
Yuan dynasty
Non-Han dynasties
Globalization in Asia

 

 

Buber Fellow:  2014 - 2018

University of Vienna

 

Curriculum Vitae: 

  • October 2014 - present: Research Fellow at the Martin Buber Society of Fellows in the Humanities and Social Sciences, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

  • 2015: PhD in Sinology, LMU University, Munich.

  • 2008: MA in Sinology, “Sapienza” University of Rome. 

  • 2005: BA in Sinology, “Sapienza” University of Rome.

Fellowships and Awards

  • October 2014- till present: Post-doctoral Fellow, Martin Buber Society of Fellows in the Humanities and Social Sciences, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. 

  • 2013- 2014: Visiting Research Fellow in the framework of the ERC Project “Mobility, Empire and Cross-Cultural Contacts in Mongol Eurasia”, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. 

  • June-September 2013: PhD scholarship, Graduate Center of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich.

  • June 2011: AAS-CIAC Small Grant Award for the co-organization of the Workshop “Ethnicity and Sinicization Reconsidered: Workshop on non-Han Empires in China”, Ghent, 15th -17th June. 

  • 2009-2011: PhD Scholarship, Gerda Henkel Foundation. 

  • 2003 – 2004: Erasmus Scholarship, Georg-August-University, Göttingen, Germany.

Publications: 

Books

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, Limits of Belonging: The Concept of Foreign Land in Yuan China, Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz [in preparation].

  • Paul D. Buell, Francesca Fiaschetti, Historical Dictionary of the Mongol World Empire, Second Edition (Historical Dictionaries of Ancient Civilizations and Historical Eras), Lanham, MD:  Scarecrow Press, 2018.

Edited Volumes

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, Julia Schneider (eds.) Political Strategies of Identity Building in non-Han empires in China (Asiatische Forschungen 157), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2014.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, Julia Schneider, Angela Schottenhammer (eds.) Ethnicity and sinicization Reconsidered: Workshop on non-Han empires in China, Crossroads: Studies on the History of Exchange Relations in the East Asian World, vol. 5, Special Issue, (April 2012), Gossenberg: Ostasien Verlag.

Articles and Book Chapters

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, “Translating Heaven: Divination and Political Authority under the Yuan Dynasty”, in: Patrick Manning, Abigail Owen (eds.), Found in Translation: World History of Science 1000-1800 CE, Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press [in press].

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, “Mongol Imperialism in the Southeast – Uriyangqadai (1201-1272) and Aju (1127-1287)”, in: Michal Biran (ed.) In the Service of the Khans: Elites in Transition in Mongol Eurasia, special issue of Asiatische Studien / Études Asiatiques, vol. 71.4 (2017), 1119-1135.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, “The Six Duties: Yuan Diplomatic Interactions with Southeast Asia” in: Archivium Eurasiae Medii Aevii vol. 23 (2017), 81-101.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, Paul D. Buell, “Est vs Ovest in termini mongoli: I Qan, le loro corti e il mondo esterno„ , in: Davor Antonucci (ed.), Ad Tartaros. La Mongolia tra Cina ed Occidente, Sulla Via del Catai, vol. 13 (2016), p. 41-63.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, “Tradition, Innovation and the Construction of Qubilai’s diplomacy” in: Ming Qing yanjiu, vol. XVIII (2014), 65-96.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, “The Borders of Rebellion: The Yuan Dynasty and the Rhetoric of Empire” in: Francesca Fiaschetti, Julia Schneider (eds.), Political Strategies of Identity Building in non-Han empires in China, (Asiatische Forschungen 157), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2014, p. 127-146.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, Julia Schneider, “Introduction”, in: Francesca Fiaschetti, Julia Schneider (eds.), Political Strategies of Identity Building in non-Han empires in China (Asiatische Forschungen 157), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2014, p. 1-8.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, “Fortuna e Ideologia Imperiale nei Documenti di Epoca Yuan”, in: Associazione Italiana di Studi Cinesi, Atti del XIV Convegno, Napoli: Il Torcoliere, 2014, p. 63-76.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, "Fremde oder Barbaren? Zu den Auslandsbeziehungen in der Yuanzeit", in: Lena Henningsen, Martin Hofmann (eds.): Tradition? Variation? Plagiat? – Motive und ihre Adaption in China (XXI DVCS Jahrestagung), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2012, p. 99-111.

  • Francesca Fiaschetti, Julia Schneider, “Ethnicity and Sinicization Reconsidered: Workshop on non-Han Empires in China. Workshop Report”, in: Crossroads: Studies on the History of Exchange Relations in the East Asian World, vol. 4 (Oct. 2011), p. 243-247.

Reviews

  • Inner Asia and the Spatial Politics of Empire: Archaeology, Mobility, and Culture Contact, by William Honeychurch. in: Asian Highlands Perspectives vol. 39, p. 417-424.

  • China’s Encounters on the South and Southwest: Reforging the Fiery Frontier over Two Millennia, by James Anderson and John Whitmore (eds.) in: Asian Highlands Perspectives vol. 39, p. 403-425.

  • China as a Sea Power, 1127-1368. by Bruce A. Elleman and Lo Jung-Pang in: Journal of Asian History, 47.2 (2013), p. 254-256.

  • L’incontro fra l’Italia e la Cina: il contributo italiano alla sinologia, Atti del V Simposio Internazionale di Sinologia dell’Università Cattolica Fu Jen by Antonella Tulli, Zbigniev Wesolowski (eds.) in: Journal of Asian History, 47.2 (2013), p. 266- 268.

  • I Mongoli. Espansione, imperi, eredità. by Michele Bernardini and Donatella Guida, in: Journal of Asian History, vol. 47.1 (2013), p. 121-124.

  • A oriente. Città, uomini, dei sulle vie della seta. by Francesco D’Arelli and Pierfrancesco Callieri (eds.), in: Journal of Asian History, vol. 47.1 ( 2013), p.119-121.