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Call for Papers: 26th Annual EAJRS conference

The 26th annual conference of the European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists (EAJRS) will be held this year at Leiden University, The Netherlands, 16-19 September 2015. This year the main theme is “Breaking barriers: unlocking Japanese resources to the world”. But, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Energy in Modern Japan

CALL FOR PAPERS VSJF Annual Conference 2015 “Energy in Modern Japan. Past, Present, Future“ The annual conference of the VSJF – German Association for Social Science Research on Japan – will take place on November 20-22, 2015in Leipzig. This year’s topic … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs

Location:  Missouri, United States The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Washington University in St. Louis is pleased to host the 64th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs, October 16-18, 2015. The MCAA seeks to promote … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: 70 Years After Hiroshima: Conceptualizing Nuclear Issues in Global Context

Prince Takamado Japan Centre, University of Alberta will host a conference to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the dropping on the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, at the University of Alberta, 18-19 September 2015. We are currently accepting papers / panel … Continue reading

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Workshop: 2015 JSA Freeman Foundation Summer Institute

The Japan Studies Association, with a generous grant from the Freeman Foundation, will conduct a three-week intensive workshop on Japan for faculty and administrators from U.S. two- and four-year colleges and universities. The workshop is for individuals who have little … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Beyond Eurocentricism: Rethinking Spatial Representation – 2015

19 June 2015 School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London Beyond Eurocentricism: Rethinking Spatial Representation   Non-European space is almost always represented through an East-West hegemonic binary in Eurocentric thinking, which upholds and perpetuates uneven geographical discourse … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Seminar – Women, Gender, and Efforts for Equality: Comparative Asian-Western Perspectives

Women, Gender, and Efforts for Equality: Comparative Asian-Western Perspectives Women, Gender, and Efforts for Equality: Comparative Asian-Western Perspectives (Alternative unofficial title: Women on the Warpath) In April 2014 Germaine Greer, author of The Female Eunuch and other pathbreaking books, spoke at the … Continue reading

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