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Funding: 20th Century Japan Research Award for 2016-2017

The Nathan and Jeanette Miller Center for Historical Studies and the University of Maryland Libraries invite applications for two $1,500 grants to support research in the library’s Gordon W. Prange Collection and East Asia Collection on topics related to the period of the Allied … Continue reading

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Event: Impact of the Digital on Japanese Studies at UChicago

The University of Chicago will be hosting a public workshop on “The Impact of the Digital on Japanese Studies” on November 11-12, 2016. The workshop brings together scholars of Japan who are exploring digital and computational approaches to the study … Continue reading

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Travel Grants: UC Berkeley Conference, Tokugawa and the Visual World

The Regime and the Scene. Or, What Difference Did the Tokugawa Shogunate Make to the Visual World of Early Modern Japan? Friday, October 28, 2016 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Women’s Faculty Club Lounge University of California, Berkeley http://tokugawavisualworld2016.weebly.com/ “Visual … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Too Few Women at the Top: The Persistence of Inequality in Japan

Too Few Women at the Top: The Persistence of Inequality in Japan Kumiko Nemoto ILR Press http://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/?GCOI=80140100219580&fa=author&person_id=5396 The number of women in positions of power and authority in Japanese companies has remained small despite the increase in the number of educated … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Asian Studies, University of Hawaii-Manoa

Institution:  University of Hawaii – Manoa, School of Pacific and Asian Studies, Asian Studies Location:  Hawaii, United States Position:  Assistant Professor, Asian Studies Assistant Professor, Asian Studies: The Asian Studies Program, School of Pacific and Asian Studies, University of Hawai‘i … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: The European Forum on Korean-Japanese History

International Workshop: “Gender(ed) Histories of Korea and Japan” 22-24 September 2017, Tuebingen, Germany Established in March 2012, the European Forum on Korean-Japanese History aims to promote dialogue between historians of Korea and Japan in Europe. The Forum is an independent body … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Institution: The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Department of Asian Studies Location: Israel Position:  Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor Tenure-track position in Japanese Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Open call to candidates for a tenure-track position in Japanese … Continue reading

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