Category Archives: graduate school

Resource: Asian Historical Architecture

Today we introduce a somewhat unusual resource, the site Asian Historical Architecture. This collection of user-donated materials provides a photographic survey of architectural heritage across Asia, taking “Asia” in a refreshingly broad interpretation. Background information and virtual tours are available … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship

Institution: University of Wisconsin – Madison, Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship Program Location: Wisconsin, United States Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow The University of Wisconsin-Madison Mellon Postdoctoral Program invites recent PhDs to apply for its three two-year postdoctoral fellowships. The theme for … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: International Federation for Research on Women’s History

The 12th Conference of the International Federation for Research on Women’s History/ Federation Internationale Pour la Recherche en Histoire des Femmes (IFRWH/FIRHF) August 12-15, 2018 University of California, Santa Barbara Submissions accepted 1 Nov 2016 until 15 March 2017 The … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Twenty-Third Annual Japan Studies Association Conference

Twenty-Third Annual Japan Studies Association Conference 5-7 January 2017 Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawai’i In January 2017 we will meet in Honolulu to share our continuous and new pedagogical and research interests in Japan’s literary and cultural traditions, historical … Continue reading

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Funding: Grants for Ukiyo-e Research at Ota Memorial Museum of Art

As one of the preeminent museums specializing in ukiyo-e, the Ōta Memorial Museum of Art, in Shibuya, Tokyo, has been offering grants for budding ukiyo-e researchers for many years. Eligibility: Anyone who is interested in ukiyo-e can apply for this … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: “Contemporary Postcolonial Asia”

(h/t H-Japan) Journal: Education About Asia Theme: “Contemporary Postcolonial Asia” Submission Deadline: Nov 30, 2016 Education About Asia (EAA) is the peer-reviewed teaching journal of the Association for Asian Studies. Our print and online readers include undergraduate instructors as well … Continue reading

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Funding: Abe Fellowship Program

The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP) announce the annual Abe Fellowship Program competition. Funding for the Abe Fellowship Program is provided by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership. The Purpose of … Continue reading

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