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About Paula

Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history.

Book Announcement: The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance.

The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance Edited by Bruce Baird, Rosemary Candelario The Routledge Companion to Butoh Performance provides a comprehensive introduction to and analysis of the global art form butoh. Originating in Japan in the 1960s, butoh was a major innovation … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Assistant Professor of Modern Japanese Popular Culture, University of British Columbia

Institution: University of British Columbia Location: British Columbia, Canada Position: Assistant Professor The Department of Asian Studies, University of British Columbia, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of Modern Japanese Popular Culture. Expertise … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Instructor in Japanese Language (University of Colorado – Boulder)

Institution: University of Colorado – Boulder Location: Colorado, United States Position: Instructor Instructor in Japanese Language The Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a non-tenure track appointment as Instructor in Japanese language, to … Continue reading

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Resource: Japanese Censorship Collection

Modern Japan enthusiasts will be excited by this relatively recent addition to the digitized collections of the Library of Congress. In collaboration with Japan’s National Diet Library, the Library of Congress has made available a digitized collection of Japanese censored … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Environmental Humanities (UC Irvine)

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE, Irvine, CA 92697-6000. The Department of East Asian Studies invites applications for an open rank position in Japanese Environmental Humanities, appointment to begin 1 July 2019. Discipline is open to Japanese cinema, literature, philosophy, history, theater, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: KFLC: The Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Conference, East Asian Studies

April 11th-13th, 2019 – University of Kentucky – Lexington, Kentucky CALL FOR PAPERS East Asian Studies Deadline for Abstract Submission: November 12th, 2018, 11:59 PM EST The KFLC is proud to open sessions devoted to the presentation of scholarly research in the area … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Imaging ‘East Asia:’ Constructing Knowledge through the Visual

Call for Papers Imaging ‘East Asia:’ Constructing Knowledge through the Visual Graduate Student Conference presented by the East Asia Center January 25-26, 2019  University of California, Santa Barbara Aesthetic sensibilities and visual cognition of the external world are fundamental to … Continue reading

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