Tag Archives: Japanese

Job Opening: Defense Section Embassy of Japan, Administrative Assistant

Embassy of Japan in the United States of America The Embassy of Japan is seeking a highly motivated, team-oriented individual for the position of Administrative Assistant. This individual is primarily responsible for managing the schedules and activities of diplomats in … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, job openings, jobs | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Job Opening: Lecturer of Japanese: University of Denver

Institution:   University of Denver, Languages and Literatures Location:   Colorado, United States Position:   Lecturer of Japanese The Department of Languages and Literatures at the University of Denver will hire a Lecturer of Japanese for appointment. This is a full-time, … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, job openings, jobs | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Job Opening: Administrative Assistant of Public Affairs, Embassy of Japan

We have been asked to let people know of a job opening with a rapidly approaching deadline at the Embassy of Japan in Washington D.C! Please see below. – Embassy of Japan in the United States of America // Employment … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, job openings, jobs | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Intersection of Modern Japanese Literature

International Research Conference: Intersection of Modern Japanese Literature http://amjls.web.fc2.com/oshirase20140901.html This conference aims to encourage links and connections between the research emerging around the world on modern Japanese literature and research activities within Japan. We hope to offer the opportunity for researchers in other … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, conferences, graduate school | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fun Link Friday: Chocolatexture

What better way to learn textural 擬音語 and 擬態語 than with chocolate? Check out Spoon & Tamago‘s review of design group nendo‘s latest project, Chocolatexture, which features chocolates designed to represent onomatopoeic representations of textures in Japanese, here. I’m rather fond … Continue reading

Posted in culture, fun links | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kyoko Selden Memorial Translation Prize in Japanese Literature, Thought, and Society, 2015

The Department of Asian Studies at Cornell University is pleased to announce the 2015 prize honoring the life and work of our colleague, Kyoko Selden. The prize will pay homage to the finest achievements in Japanese literature, thought, and society … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, graduate school | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Call for Applicants: Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies (KCJS)

Greetings from the Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies (KCJS)! As we look forward to 2015, we wanted to send information regarding the KCJS programs, including application deadlines for the upcoming semester. Summer Programs in Modern and Classical Japanese The KCJS … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, graduate school, living abroad, study abroad, study tools, summer program | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment