Project Description

Takashi SakikawaTANG CENTER FOR EARLY CHINA VISITING SCHOLAR

Takashi Sakikawa, 崎川隆, is Associate Professor of the Institute of Chinese Classics and Paleography, Jilin University, Changchun, China. His recent research interests include the origin and development of Chinese characters, literacy in early China, engravers and the engraving process of oracle bone inscriptions, materiality and three-dimensional features of the oracle bones, casting technique and the duplication process of bronze inscriptions, and authentication and source criticism of bronze inscriptions. His publications include A Typological Study on the Bin-group Oracle Bone Inscriptions (in Chinese, Shanghai, 2011), and various journal articles. Takashi Sakikawa received his BA and MA degrees from Keio University (2001), and his Ph.D. from Jilin University (2009).

Email: ts3054@columbia.edu