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Job Opening: Lecturer in Japanese History at UW Seattle

(cross-posted from PMJS) Institution: University of Washington Location: Seattle, WA Position:  Full- or Part-Time Lecturer in Japanese History (1- or 2-year appointment from September 16, 2015 to June 15, 2016 or June 15, 2017) Job Description: The Department of History … 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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Job Opening: Visiting Assistant Professor of Japanese History

Institution: Oberlin College Location: Ohio, United States Position: Visiting Assistant Professor The East Asian Studies Program and the Department of History at Oberlin College invite applications for a full-time non-continuing faculty position in the College of Arts and Sciences.  Appointment to … 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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Job Opening: Assistant Professor of East Asian History

Institution:   Emmanuel College Location:   Massachusetts, United States Position:   Assistant Professor Founded in 1919 by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur as the first Catholic college for women in New England, Emmanuel today is a coeducational, residential … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Listen, Copy, Read: Popular Learning in Early Modern Japan

Listen, Copy, Read: Popular Learning in Early Modern Japan Edited by Matthias Hayek, Paris Diderot University and Annick Horiuchi, Paris Diderot University Listen, Copy, Read: Popular Learning in Early Modern Japan endeavors to elucidate the mechanisms by which a growing number of men and … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Kyoto: An Urban History of Japan’s Premodern Capital

Kyoto: An Urban History of Japan’s Premodern Capital by Matthew Stavros (University of Hawai’I Press, 2014) For more information and to explore the companion web site, visit www.kyotohistory.com Overview Kyoto was Japan’s political and cultural capital for more than a millennium … Continue reading

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