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Funding: Stanford East Asia Library Travel Grants

The East Asia Library at Stanford University is now accepting applications for its 2015-16 library travel grants through July 1 2015. The purpose of these grants is to assist scholars from outside the greater San Francisco Bay Area in accessing the … Continue reading

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Book Announcement: Environment and Society in the Japanese Islands

Over the long course of Japan’s history, its people profited from their rich natural environment while simultaneously facing significant environmental challenges. Over time, they have altered their natural environment in numerous ways, from landscape modification to industrial pollution. How has … Continue reading

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Funding: Monbukagakusho (Japanese Government) Research Studies Scholarship

Greetings from the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit. The Monbukagakusho (Japanese Government) Research Studies Scholarship application is now available. The Research Studies Scholarship offers university graduates the opportunity to conduct research in Japan. Studies for this scholarship are conducted … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Association of Japanese Literary Studies

Call for paper/panels 24th Annual Meeting of the Association of Japanese Literary Studies, UIUC October 9-10, 2015 Location: Illinois, United States The University of Illinois will host the 24th Conference of the Association for Japanese Literary Studies at the Urbana … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Mid-Atlantic Region of the Association of Asian Studies Conference

Call for Papers “Asia:  Conflict and Cooperation” 44th Annual Mid-Atlantic Region Association for Asian Studies Conference October 9-11, 2015 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania DEADLINE FOR PAPER SUBMISSIONS: MAY 1, 2015 The Asian Studies Center of the University of Pittsburgh and the … Continue reading

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Job Opening: College Fellow in Pre-modern Japanese Humanities

Institution: Harvard University Location: Massachusetts, United States Position: Fellow Harvard’s Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations is seeking applications for a College Fellow in the study of pre-modern Japanese humanities.  The College Fellows Program at the Faculty of Arts … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: 26th Annual EAJRS conference

The 26th annual conference of the European Association of Japanese Resource Specialists (EAJRS) will be held this year at Leiden University, The Netherlands, 16-19 September 2015. This year the main theme is “Breaking barriers: unlocking Japanese resources to the world”. But, … Continue reading

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