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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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Job Opening: Postdoctoral Fellow in Japanese Studies, Freie Universitaet Berlin

Institution:   Freie Universitaet Berlin, Graduate School of East Asian Studies Location:   Germany Position:   Post-Doctoral Fellow, Japanese Studies The Graduate School of East Asian Studies at Freie Universitaet Berlin (Germany) is inviting applications for a postdoctoral research fellowship limited … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Zen Past and Present, by Eric Cunningham

Zen Past and Present Eric Cunningham ISBN 978-0-924304-64-4. 98 pages. Paperback. Zen Past and Present provides readers with a concise but comprehensive survey of the history of Zen Buddhism. Because it examines Zen from historical, religious, literary, artistic, and political standpoints, it … Continue reading

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