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Book Announcement: Leaving for the Rising Sun: Chinese Zen Master Yinyuan and the Authenticity Crisis in Early Modern East Asia

Leaving for the Rising Sun: Chinese Zen Master Yinyuan and the Authenticity Crisis in Early Modern East Asia  by Jiang Wu, Associate Profess, Department of East Asian Studies, The University of Arizona   Paperback: 384 pages Publisher: Oxford University Press … Continue reading

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Job Opening: “Risk and East Asia” PhD and postdoctoral fellowships

Institution: University of Duisburg-Essen, Institute of East Asian Studies Location: Germany Position: Doctoral Fellow, Post-Doctoral Fellow The DFG Research Training Group 1613 Risk and East Asia, Institute of East Asian Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen invites applications for One Postdoc Position (starting June 2015, … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Zen Koans

Author: Heine, Steven; 206pp. August 2014 Paper – Price: $17.00ISBN: 978-0-8248-3974-1 Cloth (Print on Demand) – Price: $48.00 ISBN: 978-0-8248-3973-4 Via University of Hawai’i Press “What is the sound of one hand clapping?” “Does a dog have Buddha-nature?” These cryptic … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Visiting Lecturer of Modern History of East Asia, Mt. Holyoke College

Institution:   Mt. Holyoke College Location:   Massachusetts, United States Position:   Lecturer Visiting Lecturer, Department of History The History Department at Mount Holyoke College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Lecturer position in the modern history of East Asia … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: McGill East Asian Studies Graduate Symposium 2015

McGill East Asian Studies Graduate Symposium 2015 17-18 April, 2015 Deadline for Submissions: February 13, 2015 Keynote Speaker: Dr. Peter Perdue (Department of History, Yale University) For further information, please consult the conference website at: http://blogs.mcgill.ca/easpgsa/symposium-2015/ Or visit our Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1539794866296637/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcomingContinue reading

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Call for Papers: Contemporary Art and Political Ecology in East Asia

Call for Articles Special issue of Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art in Winter 2015 Contemporary Art and Political Ecology in East Asia Guest-Editors: Bo Zheng (School of Creative Media, City University of Hong Kong, bozheng@cityu.edu.hk) Sohl Lee (Department of Art, Stony Brook University, Sohl.Lee@stonybrook.edu) … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Post-doctoral fellow, East Asian religions

Institution: Washington University in St. Louis, Religious Studies Program Location: Missouri, United States Position: Post-Doctoral Fellow,  East Asian Religions The Program in Religious Studies at Washington University in St. Louis, in cooperation with the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, … Continue reading

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