Tag Archives: Asian Studies

Internship/Fellowship: Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies

Internship/Fellowship for Undergraduate and Graduate Students Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies Temple University, Japan Campus The Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies (ICAS) at Temple University, Japan Campus (TUJ) is currently accepting applications for its summer internship/fellowship program. Temple University is … 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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Book Announcement: Right Thoughts at the Last Moment: Buddhism and Deathbed Practices in Early Medieval Japan

Jacqueline I. Stone University of Hawai`i Press 616pp. November 2016 Cloth – Price: $68.00ISBN: 978-0-8248-5643-4 http://www.uhpress.hawaii.edu/p-9704-9780824856434.aspx Description Buddhists across Asia have often aspired to die with a clear and focused mind, as the historical Buddha himself is said to have done. This book … 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: The Tsarist/Soviet empires and the history of modernity in Asia

Call for Papers September 12, 2017 to September 14, 2017 Location:  Germany The conference seeks to examine entanglements between Tsarist/Soviet and Asian modernities since the late 19th century. In Eurasia, Russia’s rise to great power status anticipated Japan’s (or later, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: New York Conference on Asian Studies, NYCAS 2017

New York Conference on Asian Studies, NYCAS 2017 September 22-23, 2017 Hobart and William Smith Colleges Theme: Consuming Asia The Hobart and William Smith Colleges will host the 53rd annual meeting of the New York Conference on Asian Studies (NYCAS) on September 22-23, 2017. … Continue reading

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Call for Applications: Trans-Asian Indigeneity/ Summer Institute at Penn State

Call for Applications: Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute (Special Topic: “Trans-Asian Indigeneity”) Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute:  “Trans-Asian Indigeneity” Penn State University invites applicants for its annual Asian Studies Summer Institute, to be held June 18-24, 2017. This year’s … Continue reading

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