KOEHLE, Natalie 柯麗娜博士
Research Assistant Professor, Department of History

PhD, Harvard University, Cambridge
MA, Harvard University, Cambridge
BA, School of Oriental and African Studies, London
Tel: (852) 3411 7616
Email: koehle@hkbu.edu.hk

History of Chinese Medicine and the Body
History of Āyurveda
History of Tibetan Medicine
  Book Project
  Fluid Fire: A cultural history of phlegm in China (work in progress)
  Peer-reviewed Journal Articles
  A Confluence of Humors: Āyurvedic Conceptions of Digestion, and the History of Chinese Phlegm (tan 痰), Journal of the American Oriental Society, 136.3, pp. 465-93, 2016.
  Why did the Kangxi Emperor Go to Wutai shan? Patronage, Pilgrimage, and the Place of Tibetan Buddhism at the Court of the Early Qing, Late Imperial China 29.1, pp. 73-119, 2008.
  Book Chapters
  “Power over Life and Death,” in Power: China Story Yearbook 2018, eds. Jane Golley, Paul Farrelly, Linda Jaivin, and Sharon Strange (Canberra: ANU Press, 2019),pp. 275-81.
  Feasting on Donkey Skin, in Wealth : China Story Yearbook 2017, eds. Jane Golley and Linda Jaivin (Canberra: ANU Press), pp. 177-82, 2018.
  Cups, Needles, and Noxious Blood, in Control : China Story Yearbook 2016, eds. Jane Golley, Linda Jaivin, and Luigi Tomba (Canberra: ANU Press, 2017), pp.178-84, 2017.
  Edited Volume
  (co-edited with Shigehisa Kuriyama) Fluid Matter(s): A Cross-cultural Examination of Bodily Fluids and Drugs that Move them. Conference proceedings for an international conference held at Australian Centre on China in the World, Australian National University, Canberra, December 2017 (book proposal accepted, in preparation).
  New Media
  Sommerferien 1934 (Summer Vacation 1934), short film (3 min.), screened 23. 4. 2010 at Harvard Shorts Film Festival 2010, Harvard, 2010. (view here)
  Selected Grants and Projects
  Fluid Fire: The Rise of Phlegm as Embodied Emotion in the Chinese World (960-1911)
  Principal Organizer of Fluids Matter(s) 2017 (funded by American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) and the Australian National University College of Asia and the Pacific Asia-Pacific Innovation Program).