Cathleen Paethe is the Subject Librarian for Sinology at the Institute. Cathleen's research interests include the history of traditional Chinese libraries and book collections, printing history, and book culture.
Paethe, Cathleen and Dagmar Schäfer (2016). “Books for sustenance and life : bibliophile practices and skills in the late Ming and Qi Chenghan’s Library Dansheng tang.” In Transforming book culture in China, 1600 - 2016, ed. D. Berg and G. Strafella, 19–48. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.Read More