Tamkang University Exhibition – "A century of legacy: A journey to Switzerland through Dürrenmatt"

Wednesday, 14.04.2021 – Monday, 31.05.2021


Dürrenmatt exhibition
Dürrenmatt exhibition © Trade Office of Swiss Industries

As part of a series of events to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Swiss author, playwright, and painter Friedrich Dürrenmatt, the Trade Office of Swiss Industries in partnership with Tamkang University’s Chueh Sheng Memorial Library and Department of German, are pleased to present an exhibition devoted to Dürrenmatt’s life and works.

The exhibition, which will take place from 14th April to 31st May 2021 at Tamkang University’s Chueh Sheng Memorial Library include information about Dürrenmatt, the Centre Dürrenmatt Neuchâtel and Switzerland in general.

Apart from the exhibition, there will be events as follows:

Thursday, 6 May


12:00 – 13:30   

"Dürrenmatt: Swiss author, playwright and painter"



Speaker: Ms. Hui-Chun Cheng, Assistant Professor Dept. of  German, Tamkang University


14:30 – 16:30    

"Discover Switzerland – A traveler’s perspective"



Speaker: Mr. Zhen-Fa Yang, Eurosun Travel Service Co., Ltd.


Wednesday, 12 May


12:00 – 13:30   

"Explore Swiss architecture from the Centre Dürrenmatt Neuchâtel"



Speaker: Mr. Ih-Cheng Lai, Associate Professor, Dept. of Architecture, Tamkang University