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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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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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Workshop: Intensive Workshop in Japanese Early-modern Textual Scholarship 2015

J-PATS (Japanese Palaeography and Textual Scholarship Network; www.jpats), The University of Cambridge (Department of East Asian Studies) and Emmanuel College (Cambridge) are organizing the first Intensive Workshop in Japanese Early-modern Textual Scholarship. This three-day intense course offers an introduction to the … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: East Asian Journal of Popular Culture

The East Asian Journal of Popular Culture (Intellect Press) is calling for general papers for the 2:3 edition. We encourage articles that are both localized (towards a specific popular culture tend, figure or industry) as well as articles that are … Continue reading

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Living in Japan Part 5: Furnishing Your Japanese Apartment

In the previous two articles about living in Japan, I detailed the process of finding and selecting apartments in Japan. But one of the most expensive parts of moving into a new apartment is getting all the new furniture and … Continue reading

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