Fisac, Taciana

Ph.D. in Philology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (ES). M.A. in Modern Foreign Languages and Literature, with a concentration in Chinese literature, Istituto Orientale of Naples (IT). B.A in Theology, Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (ES).

Professor Fisac is the Director of the Center of East Asian Studies in the Universidad Autónoma in Madrid. She has been one of the leading forces in introducing Asian studies to Spain and has become one of the most well known sinologists in Europe. Her activities have focused on the creation of international networks between large universities and research institutes of Asian studies throughout the world. Meanwhile Professor Fisac has always maintained close and fluid ties with China. She was the Universidad Autonoma’s Vice Rector of International Relations during 1998- 2002, and has been a visiting scholar of Asian studies at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing Foreign Studies University, University of North Carolina, Oxford University, Stanford University and Leiden University. She speaks fluent Chinese, English, Italian and French.

Chinese literature impact in East Asia