Tag Archives: history

Fun Link Friday: A history of Japan

If you have two eyes, know someone who knows something about Japan, and are on the internet, you have probably already been linked to this viral video that’s made the rounds in the last couple days. A 9-minute summary of … Continue reading

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Job Opening: East Asian history, Davidson College

Institution:      Davidson College Location:         North Carolina, United States Position:         Visiting Assistant Professor of East Asian history DAVIDSON COLLEGE seeks a visiting Assistant Professor of East Asian history with a two-year appointment. Ph.D. in hand by August 2016 preferred. We are looking for … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Postdoctoral teaching fellowship, Asian history, Wabash College

Institution:           Wabash College, History Location:              Indiana, United States Position:              Post-Doctoral Fellow; Asian History Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship Wabash College, with the support of the ASIANetwork-Luce Foundation Teaching Fellow Program, invites applications for a one-year Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in Asian History … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Assistant Professor of History (History of East Asia)

California State University: Chico Assistant Professor of History (History of East Asia) Status: Tenure-Track/Full-time/part-time (if part-time, indicate time base) Deadline for applications is February 25th, 2016 Position Information The Position: The History Department at California State University, Chico, invites applications … Continue reading

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Resource: Komonjo website

One of the premodern document types that receives the least attention in terms of English-language learning resources is komonjo, documents such as letters or official orders that are outside the purview of more narrative works such as diaries or literary … Continue reading

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Fun Link Friday: Nihon Eiho (日本泳法)

When I lived in Japan, I rediscovered my love of swimming. Tom Baker of Tokyo Tom Baker, also a swimmer, recently posted about his discovery of Nihon Eihô (日本泳法), Japanese swimming techniques: Not long ago, a member of my sports club noticed … Continue reading

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Job Opening: East Asian history, Gallaudet University

Institution:       Gallaudet University, History, Philosophy, Religion, and Sociology Location:          District of Columbia, United States Position:          Assistant Professor, East Asia, South Asia, or Middle East History Department of History, Philosophy, Religion, and Sociology Tenure-Track Position in History, Gallaudet University, College … Continue reading

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