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Fun Link Friday: Vegetable Carving Art

Five years ago we featured an article on banana carving art, and let’s just say we never get tired of a new and fun food idea coming out of Japan. This week we have an article from Colossal highlighting the Japanese … Continue reading

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Funding: TIFO Fellowships for PhD candidates 2017

Toshiba International Foundation Fellowships 2017 Within the framework of the Toshiba International Foundation Fellowship programme conducted jointly by EAJS and the Toshiba International Foundation, the European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS) selects candidates for a fellowship to undertake research in … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Summer course lecturers, UC Santa Barbara (incl. East Asian civilizations)

Institution:  UC Santa Barbara Location:  California Position:  Lecturer The Department of History at the University of California, Santa Barbara, invites applications for temporary, part-time lecturer positions for Summer 2017. Courses needed may include: • World History Survey, (pre-history to 1000 … Continue reading

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Workshop: Kambun Workshop at USC, July 10-Aug. 4, 2017

The University of Southern California Project for Premodern Japan Studies is pleased to announce that there will be a Kambun Workshop at USC this summer.  We will focus on Kamakura materials—Professor Takahashi Shinichirô will join us from the University of Tokyo … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: International Association of Japanese Philosophy 2017

International Association of Japanese Philosophy 2017 International Conference Date: 28-29 July 2017 (Friday to Saturday)Venue: National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan Organizer: International Association of Japanese Philosophy (IAJP) Co-organizer: Research Center for East Asian Culture and Sinology, National Taiwan Normal … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Sasakawa USA Forum

Sasakawa USA is accepting submissions for the Sasakawa USA Forum, a platform for research and analysis related to Japan and U.S.-Japan relations in a bilateral, regional, and global context. In order to gain a more comprehensive view of U.S.- Japan … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: CIR Seminar for the Study of Japanese Culture and Religion 2017

Center for Information on Religion (hereafter CIR) host a seminar for the Study of Japanese Culture and Religion in Japanese for non-Japanese-native graduate students coming June in Tokyo.  The seminar calls for the papers of the well-motivated students who hope … Continue reading

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