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Musings on geekery and gender with a Japan focus.

Job Openings: Journal Coordinator, Positions: Asia Critique, Rice University [Part Time]

Institution: Rice University Location: Houston, TX Posted: 07/22/2015 Type: Part-Time Position Summary Based in the Department of History, this position oversees all internal and external communications activities for the journal “Positions: Asia Critique”. The Journal Coordinator serves as the liaison … Continue reading

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Job Opening: International Student Services & Media Assistant, Centenary College

Institution: Centenary College Location: Hackettstown, NJ Posted: 07/17/2015 Application Due: Open Until Filled Type: Full Time INTERNATIONAL DEPARTMENT International Student Services & Media Assistant Centenary College of New Jersey is seeking to fill the position of International Student Services & … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Hokusai’s Great Wave: Biography of a Global Icon

Via University of Hawai’i Press. Author: Guth, Christine 272pp. January 2015 Paper – Regular Price: $20.00 On Sale For: $15.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3960-4 Cloth – Regular Price: $57.00 On Sale For: $42.75 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3959-8 Categories: art, art & visual culture, Japan … Continue reading

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Internship Opportunity: Paid Digitization Project Internship, Densho

For those working with Japanese American history and digital archiving: Location: Seattle, WA Type: paid Number of internships: 2-3 Deadline: August 12, 2015 Term: Sept. – Dec. 2015 Densho is a Seattle-based non-profit organization started in 1996, with the initial … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Exhibition Coordinator, Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC), Embassy of Japan

Employer: Embassy of Japan Location: Washington DC Education: BA required Deadline: not listed The Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC), Embassy of Japan, is seeking a highly motivated, team-oriented individual for the position of Exhibition Coordinator. The main responsibilities of … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: The Chaos and Cosmos of Kurosawa Tokiko: One Woman’s Transit from Tokugawa to Meiji Japan

Via University of Hawai’i Press The Chaos and Cosmos of Kurosawa Tokiko: One Woman’s Transit from Tokugawa to Meiji Japan Author: Nenzi, Laura 280pp. February 2015 Cloth – Price: $48.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3957-4 Categories: Asia, Japan, history, biography The Chaos and … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Study Abroad Coodinator, University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Institution: The University of North Carolina at Pembroke Location: Pembroke, NC Posted: 07/02/2015 Application Due: Open Until Filled Type: Full Time Education: MA This position is primarily responsible for recruitment of UNCP study abroad students, balancing exchange-in-kind with incoming exchange … Continue reading

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