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Philip Clart – a sinologist with a soft spot for religious movements

Philip Clart is a professor of culture and history of China at the University of Leipzig

Philip Clart can barely be reached at the moment. His research semester in Cambridge recently ended, “sadly,” he says. Now he’s back in the busy life of the University of Leipzig and jumps from appointment to appointment. Just finished with his lectures, he is next off to attend a lecture by one of his colleagues, followed by an exhibition opening.

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