ROBINSON, Rebecca 羅碧琳博士
Research Assistant Professor, Department of History

PhD, McGill University
MA, McGill University
Tel: 3411 6432
Email: rrobinson@hkbu.edu.hk
 
RESEARCH FOCUS  

Early Chinese History (500 BCE – 220 CE)
Comparative Ancient History (China/Greece/Rome)
Environmental History of China
Ritual and Religion in Early China
 
PUBLICATIONS  
  Book
  Cult and Calendars in Early China and Rome (work in progress)
  Book Chapters
  “Employing Knowledge: Experts and Emperors in Qin, Han, and Rome,” in Citizens and Commoners in Ancient Greece, Rome, and China. Hans Beck and Griet Vankeerberghen, eds. (forthcoming)
  “To Reverently Bestow the Seasons: Calendrical Narratives in Early China and Rome,” in Cosmos and Creativity, edited by Aaron Ricker. New York: Routledge, forthcoming.
  “Networks of Surveillance in Early China,” In The Eyes and Ears of Power: Surveillance, History, and Privacy, edited by Laura Skouvig and Andreas Marklund. New York: Routledge, forthcoming.
  “Spectacular Power in Early China and Ancient Rome.” The Journal of World History, 29.3 (2019): 343-368.
  “Employing Knowledge: Experts and Emperors in Qin, Han, and Rome,” in Rulers and Ruled in Ancient Greece, Rome, and China. Hans Beck and Griet Vankeerberghen, eds. Cambridge University Press.