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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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Workshop: Graduate Summer School in Japanese Early-modern Palaeography

The third Graduate Summer School in Japanese Early-modern Palaeography will run from 1 August to 13 August 2016 at Emmanuel College (Cambridge, UK). We are now accepting applications. The deadline for submitting an application is 31 March 2016.  The theme for 2016 is ‘Education and Learning in Early-modern … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Japanese Language, Oberlin College (visiting position)

Institution:       Oberlin College, East Asian Studies Location:          Ohio, United States Position:          Japanese Language Instructor and Lecturer in Japanese The Program in East Asian Studies at Oberlin College invites applications for a full-time, non-continuing position of Japanese Language Instructor … Continue reading

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What can you do with a BA in Japanese? Welcome to the Wonderful World of Patent Law

[Today’s post is by a graduate of Gettysburg College who spent several years working in the patent field. Here she introduces the various opportunities that graduates with skills in Japanese and a variety of other fields can take advantage of to … Continue reading

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Job Openings: Teach English in Japan with MeySen Academy

Job Title: Teach English in Japan with MeySen Academy Company: MeySen Academy in Japan Are you considering staying in Japan? If you are, you should consider MeySen Academy, in Sendai, Japan! We are interviewing NOW for opportunities that will begin this … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Assistant Professor, Japanese Literature and Culture

The Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at Northwestern University seeks to appoint a full-time faculty member in Japanese Literature and Culture at the assistant professor level. We are especially interested in candidates whose research and teaching complement Northwestern’s strengths … Continue reading

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Contest: Japanese Speech Contest for free roundtrip fare

Wasabi Japanese Speech Contest In commemoration of Wasabi’s launch, a new Japanese language learning tool that will spice up your studies with specially designed lessons for speaking practice with native speakers, we have decided to conduct Wasabi Japanese Speech Contest … Continue reading

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