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Call for Papers: Nation, Gender and History: Asian Cinemas in Perspective

Nation, Gender and History: Asian Cinemas in Perspective International conference  Vilnius University, Centre of Oriental Studies, 7-9 September 2017 Asian Arts Centre and The Centre of Oriental Studies of Vilnius University (Lithuania) invite scholars, film professionals and enthusiasts to Nation, Gender and … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: 13th EAJS Workshop for Doctoral Students 2017 in Portugal

Call for Applications: 13th EAJS Workshop for Doctoral Students Venue: near Lisbon, Portugal (requested venue TBC) Date: 27–30 August 2017 Project director: Dr Rein Raud Language for applications and during the workshop: English Application deadline: 31 March 2017 To apply please use … Continue reading

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First Japanese Diaspora Initiative Workshop at Hoover Institution

Institution: Hoover Institution, Stanford University Location: Stanford, California Dates: November 13-15, 2017 Call for Papers Deadline: August 21, 2017 (below text from the official Call for Papers) The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is hosting the first Japanese Diaspora Initiative … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Queering the Transpacific: Asian American, American and Asian Queer Studies

In an era of neo-nationalism and the waning of Pax Americana, Asia ascends and transpacific tensions rise,evident in both Obama’s Pivot to Asia and Trump’s America First policies.  A post-national Asian/American studies is thinking more robustly about transpacific relations that pay more … Continue reading

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Workshop: Reading Kuzushiji, University of Chicago

The Japan Committee of the University of Chicago is pleased to announce the 2017 Early Modern Japan Summer Workshop: Reading Kuzushiji. The workshop will meet from June 12th to June 17th.   This year’s workshop will feature two tracks. Professor Ken’ichiro Aratake … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: “Constructing Masculinities” Issue of Asia Pacific Perspectives

The University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies is pleased to announce a call for papers for the fall 2017 issue of Asia Pacific Perspectives. The issue will explore the varied interpretations of masculine identity across Asia. We are seeking … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Zapruder World, “Performing Race”

Zapruder World is an online, open-access and peer-reviewed History journal coordinated by an international network of activists and scholars, both academic and independent. The journal’s parent organization, Storie in movimento (SIM), has been active since 2002 and continues to publish … Continue reading

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