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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 Papers: CU Boulder Asian Studies Graduate Association Conference

We are pleased to announce the University of Colorado, Boulder, Asian Studies Graduate Conference will be held at the end of February 2015. The University of Colorado Boulder Asian Studies Graduate Association will hold its Annual Graduate Student Conference on February 27-28, … Continue reading

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Job Opening: East Asian/Non-Western History

Institution:       Hood College, History Location:          Maryland, United States Position:          Assistant Professor of History, East Asian/Non-Western History.  East Asian/Non-Western. Hood College in Frederick, MD, seeks a full-time tenure-track assistant professor of history, with a specialty in East Asian history (China … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Cultural Interactions between Korea & Japan

Transnational Cultural Interactions between Korea and Japan, From the Pre-modern to the Colonial Period Cultural interaction between Korea and Japan has become more fluid ever since Korea lifted the ban on importing cultural products from Japan in 1998, and since … Continue reading

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Funding: Postgraduate Opportunities in Japanese Studies at SOAS, University of London

The SOAS Japan Research Centre offers partial funding for MA, MPhil and PhD studies at SOAS via the Sasakawa Postgraduate Studentship (application deadline 27 February 2015), the Kayako Tsuda Bursary (deadline 22 May 2015), and the Meiji Jingu Scholarships (deadline 22 May 2015). … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Growing Democracy in Japan: The Parliamentary Cabinet System since 1868

Growing Democracy in Japan: The Parliamentary Cabinet System since 1868 by Brian Woodall 300 pages  Pubdate: 06/17/2014  6 x 9  5 figures, 12 tables The world’s third largest economy and a stable democracy, Japan remains a significant world power; but its economy has … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Studies, University of Hong Kong

Institution:       University of Hong Kong Location:          Hong Kong Position:          Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Japanese Studies in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures Founded in 1911, the University of Hong Kong is committed to the highest international standards of … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Art History, Reed College

Institution:       Reed College Location:          Oregon, United States Position:          Assistant Professor of Art History Art Historian/Art of Asia, Africa, the Middle East, or Latin America REED COLLEGE.  Assistant Professor.  Start fall 2015.  Salary and benefits competitive.  Ph.D. or near completion.  … Continue reading

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