Author Archives: Paula

About Paula

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.

Call for Applicants: Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies (KCJS)

Greetings from the Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies (KCJS)! As we look forward to 2015, we wanted to send information regarding the KCJS programs, including application deadlines for the upcoming semester. Summer Programs in Modern and Classical Japanese The KCJS … Continue reading

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Funding: Japan-related grants available from the NEAC

The AAS Northeast Asia Council (NEAC) has a number of Japan-related grants available as a result of generous funding from the Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission. The grant deadline is fast approaching. Grants are available in the following categories: United States or … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Regionalizing Culture: the Political Economy of Japanese Popular Culture in Asia

Nissim Otmazgin Regionalizing Culture: the Political Economy of Japanese Popular Culture in Asia University of Hawai’i Press This ambitious work provides a comprehensive, empirically grounded study of the production, circulation, and reception of Japanese popular culture in Asia. While many … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Journal of East Asian History

The Journal of East Asian History will work as a scientific forum for those, who are doing research about the history of Japan, Korea, China, and Mongolia. Due to its long history this geographical sphere has seen several changes of its political, social, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast

Asian Studies on the Pacific Coast Conference 2015 “Transnational Asias” (ASPAC) Stockton, CA June 5-8, 2015 Venue: University of the Pacific’s Stockton, California campus Conference Dates: June 5-7, 2015 Submission Deadline: March 13, 2015 ASPAC is pleased to announce its 2015 conference to … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Professor of Japanese Studies

The Board of Electors to the Professorship of Japanese Studies invite applications for this Professorship from persons whose work falls within any field of the study of modern or pre-modern Japan (humanities and/or social sciences) to take up appointment on 1 … Continue reading

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Funding: Japan Fund for Global Environment -Conservation Grants 2015

The Fund makes grants to legally registered non-profit organizations in Japan and developing countries for field projects in environmental conservation. Priority is for activities to protect migratory birds that stop in Japan, and for wildlife species that are globally important. … Continue reading

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