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Workshop: Isles of Gold Revisited: New Approaches to the Study of Early Modern Maps

Please see the schedule below for an exciting workshop in celebration of Sir Hugh Cortazzi’s collection of historical maps of Japan. Attendance is free of charge, but please register in advance – the details will soon be available on the … Continue reading

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Funding: MA and PhD funding at Newcastle University (UK)

We are pleased to announce the following funding opportunity for MA or PhD in Japanese studies at Newcastle University (UK): Sasakawa Studentships in Japanese Studies Closing Date: 15 March 2016 The studentships form part of a five year programme designed to … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: The Reconstruction of East Asia, 1945-65

European Research Council Project “The Dissolution of the Japanese Empire and the Struggle for Legitimacy in Postwar East Asia, 1945-1965″, and Dr. Barak Kushner, Principal Investigator, are pleased to announce the conference: The Reconstruction of East Asia, 1945-65  Cambridge University, UK, December 9-12, 2016 Aim of the conference: … 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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Internship Opportunities: Autumn Internship Programme, British Embassy Tokyo and British Consulate-General

We are recruiting for internships at the British Embassy Tokyo and British Consulate-General in Autumn 2015 to run for 14 weeks from 7 September – 11 December 2015. The internships are designed for those who want to learn more about … Continue reading

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Job Opening: Programmes Assistant, Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation [UK}

Location: London, UK Deadline: 12 July 2015 Education: not listed Programmes Assistant Salary 22k + excellent benefits package; to start in late September.   The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation is the leading UK charity supporting links between Britain and Japan. Our … Continue reading

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Call For Papers: Korean and Japanese History

The European Forum on Korean-Japanese History  “Circuits of Knowledge, Goods, and People” International Workshop 19 December 2015, University of Cambridge Established in March 2012, the European Forum on Korean-Japanese History aims to promote dialogue between historians of Korea and Japan … Continue reading

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