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Funding: Tanaka Fund Grant to Support Promising Junior Japanese Studies Scholars

Historical Background The Tanaka Fund was established in 1974 as the result of an exchange of gifts between the governments of Canada and Japan. Canada offered $1,000,000 to Japan to promote Canadian studies in Japanese universities, while Japan provided 300 … Continue reading

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Graduate Level Research Grants for non-U.S. Citizens

I was recently asked about funding options for dissertating non-U.S. citizens in the field, as some of the major sources of financial support (such as Fulbright) are not open to non-U.S. graduate researchers regardless of whether they are affiliated with … 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: Innovative Research in Japanese Studies (IRJS)

On behalf of the graduate students’ journal Innovative Research In Japanese Studies, we would like to extend a warm invitation to students to submit their work to the second issue of our journal (please see our first issue here: http://www.irjs.org/#!irjs-volume-1-2014—table-of-contents/clii) Innovative Research in Japanese Studies … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Western Conference Association for Asian Studies (WCAAS)

Western Conference of the Association for Asian Studies WCAAS Arizona State University Tempe, Arizona October 3-4, 2014 The ASU Center for Asian Research announces the 2014 WCAAS annual conference to be held in Phoenix Arizona. We invite Asia scholars and … Continue reading

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Workshop: Poetic Teachings in Premodern Japan

Stanford University and the University of British Columbia are co-organizing a workshop on “Poetic Teachings in Premodern Japan: Aesthetics and Practice from the Eighth to Eighteenth Centuries.” The workshop will take place Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9 at Stanford University. … Continue reading

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Call for Abstracts: 23rd Annual Columbia University Graduate Student Conference on East Asia

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: COLUMBIA GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE ON EAST ASIA 23rd Annual Graduate Student Conference on East Asia Columbia University in the City of New York Friday February 14th to Saturday February 15th, 2014 Graduate students (and qualified undergraduates) are … Continue reading

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