Author Archives: Paura

About Paura

Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history and hopes to one day be competent enough to teach it to others.

Book Announcement: To Hallow Genji: A Tribute to Noh

This tribute to the Noh theater includes eighteen plays and four essays. Among the plays are five non-repertoire that survive in Zeami’s own hand. The eighteen are Genji kuyo, Akoya no matsu, Funabashi, Furu, Genjo, Hakozaki, Higaki, Kuzu, Matsura Sayohime, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Studies, Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Monash University

Institution:   Monash University Location:   Australia Position:   Tenure Track Faculty; Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Japanese Studies Monash University is seeking an enthusiastic individual to join the Japanese Studies Program http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/japanese/, School of Languages, Literature, Cultures and Linguistics. Your area of specialisation … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Studies, Okinaga Junior Research Fellowship

Institution:   University of Oxford, Wadham College Location:   United Kingdom Position:   Post-Doctoral Fellow, Research Professional; Okinaga Junior Research Fellowship in Japanese Studies Applications are invited for a Junior Research Fellowship in Japanese Studies, to be held from 1 October … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: The World’s Fair Since 1964

October 24-25, 2014 Location: Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. This workshop proposes to examine world’s fairs since (and including) 1964, a period marked by tremendous variability in the location and … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Contemporary Asian Craft Worlds

We welcome submissions across disciplines and addressing any region in Asia for the panel below, which will be part of the annual College Art Association conference held in New York city, February 11-14, 2015. Contemporary Asian Craft Worlds Rebecca M. … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Tenure-track position in Japanese

TENURE-TRACK POSITION IN JAPANESE The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University seeks applications for a tenure-track position in Japanese, pending budgetary approval.  The position is at the rank of assistant professor and will begin in August … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Lecturer in Japanese

PURDUE UNIVERSITY CONTINUING LECTURER IN JAPANESE The School of Languages and Cultures at Purdue University invites applications for a continuing lecturer position in Japanese beginning August, 2014. Continuing Lectureships are non-tenure-track teaching positions, with medical and retirement benefits. We seek … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Assistant Director-Center for the Pacific Rim

Institution:   University of San Francisco Location:   California, United States Position:   Administrator; Assistant Director-Center for the Pacific Rim Assistant Director-Center for the Pacific Rim University of San Francisco Department: Arts & Sciences Job Type: Full-Time Job Summary: Reporting … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Harvard Asia Quarterly

The *Harvard Asia Quarterly (HAQ) *is a professional academic journal of Asian studies affiliated with the Harvard University Asia Center. We publish four times per annum on multidisciplinary topics related to issues in East, South, Central, and Southeast Asia. *HAQ* … Continue reading

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Funding: Environmental Policy Graduate Scholarships for Students from China, South Korea and Japan

The Bard Center for Environmental Policy in New York State is pleased to announce the availability of new Henry Luce Foundation Scholarships for students from East Asia (China, Japan or South Korea) to complete a two-year Master of Science degree … Continue reading

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