Tag Archives: Hiroshima

Book Announcement: Producing Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Literature, Film, and Transnational Politics

Producing Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Literature, Film, and Transnational Politics Yuko Shibata National, disciplinary, and linguistic boundaries all play a role in academic study and nowhere is this more apparent than in traditional humanities scholarship surrounding the atomic bombing of Hiroshima … Continue reading

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Resource: Memories of Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Messages from Hibakusha

A few years ago we did a resource post on the Hiroshima archive, which includes extensive digital resources for studying the bombing of Hiroshima. This week, we would also like to introduce the site “Memories of Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Messages from … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: 70 Years After Hiroshima: Conceptualizing Nuclear Issues in Global Context

Prince Takamado Japan Centre, University of Alberta will host a conference to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the dropping on the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, at the University of Alberta, 18-19 September 2015. We are currently accepting papers / panel … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Enola’s Light: Japanese Cinema and the A-Bomb, an edited anthology of essays

This is a call for papers, for a new anthology tentatively titled Enola’s Light: Japanese Cinema and the A-Bomb. The anthology’s aim is to shed light on all genres of Japanese Cinema commercial, anime, pink, underground and its portrayal of … Continue reading

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Fun Link Friday: “Miyajima: The Wonders of Japan’s Island Shrine (360˚ Panorama)”

If you enjoyed our fun link “World Heritage Site Shirakawa-gō (360°/Gigapixel),” then you’ll love today’s fun link: “Miyajima: The Wonders of Japan’s Island Shrine (360˚ Panorama)” on Nippon.com. Photographer Somese Naoto presents three views of Miyajima, an island off the … Continue reading

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Intensive Summer Course: HIROSHIMA and PEACE

Hiroshima City University accepting applications • Students from different countries come together for serious academic study and discussion, in English, of issues related to world peace. • The content is timely and important in the current world situation (e.g., nuclear … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Pacific Rim Energy & Sustainability Congress

Held in Hiroshima, Japan on the 67th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing – August 6-9, 2012 Location:       Japan Call for Papers Date:   2012-02-01 The 2012 Pacific Rim Energy & Sustainability Congress invites scholarly interactions among academics, … Continue reading

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