Translating Confucian Texts (II): Some Translators and Their Work

China Studies Research Centre, La Trobe University

1:00-4:00pmTuesday 12 December 2017

Room 318, Education 2, La Trobe University

A discussion of some early and later translators of Confucian texts and their presuppositions and influences.



  • Thierry Meynard, “François Noel as translator and interpreter of Confucian texts
  • Claudia von Collani, Jean-Baptiste Régis and the first European translation of the Yi Jing
  • Paul Rule, Stanislas Julien and his translation of Mencius
  • John Makeham, Modern philosophical exegesis of the Analects