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Call for Papers: Japan in the World, the World in Japan: A Methodological Approach

We are pleased to announce the third “Japan in the World and the World in Japan: A Methodological Approach” international symposium. This year’s event will be held at the Center for Japanese Language and Culture, Osaka University (Minoh Campus), on March 3rd and 4th, … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Laughing like in the “good old days”? The Boom of Rakugo and Yose Engei in the 21st Century

Symposium at the University of Vienna October 11th  to 12th 2013 (Rakugo-kai with Shunpuutei Ichinosuke on October 12th 2013) The submission deadline for papers is August 5th 2013. More than 40 years after the famous rakugo-ka Tatekawa Danshi predicted the death of … Continue reading

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Symposium: Early Modern Japanese Values and Individuality

We’re pleased to announce the following symposium to be held in Vancouver BC August 28-30.  The symposium is free and open to the public.  For updated information, please visit the UBC – Asian Studies web site at http://www.asia.ubc.ca/. August 28-30 Symposium … Continue reading

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Symposium: The Imperial Court in China, Japan, and Korea: Women, Servants, and the Emperor’s Household (1600-early 1900s)

Location: California, United States Symposium Date: 2013-04-18 The University of San Francisco Center for the Pacific Rim is pleased to announce its April 18-19, 2013 symposium, “The Imperial Court in China, Japan, and Korea: Women, Servants, and the Emperor’s Household … Continue reading

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Symposium: Reconsidering Asian Material Texts

April 19-20, 2013 This symposium invites a reconsideration of the place and meaning of the “material text” in East and South Asia.  Some of the questions that will be addressed in the presentations and study sessions include:  How do we … Continue reading

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Symposium: Interpreting Parades and Processions of Edo Japan: History, Culture, and Foreign Relations

An exciting joint international symposium, ” Interpreting Parades and Processions of Edo Japan: History, Culture, and Foreign Relations,” will be held at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, on February 11, 2013. The online registration is now open. … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Media Histories/Media Theories and East Asia

UC Berkeley Conference * Symposium date: February 7-8, 2013* This symposium brings together prominent and emerging scholars to discuss Japanese and East Asian cross-cultural developments in media theory and culture from the early twentieth century to the present. The symposium … Continue reading

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Symposium: AX Anime and Manga Studies 2012

Los Angeles, CA: June 29 – July 2, 2012 Anime and manga are visual culture and media, popular entertainment, commercial products, objects of interest and sometimes obsession – and for many people, their first and sometimes only contact with Japan. … Continue reading

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The Atomic Age II: Fukushima Symposium in May and Scholarship Opportunity

The organizers of Atomic Age II: Fukushima symposium are pleased to offer 10 scholarships of up to $300 each to assist those who wish to travel to Chicago to attend the symposium. Atomic Age II: Fukushima will be held at … Continue reading

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Symposium: Imperial Exposure: Early Photography and Royal Portraits Across Asia

Imperial Exposure Symposium Location: Freer and Sackler Galleries, Washington DC, District of Columbia, United States Symposium Date: December, 5-6, 2011 I would like to announce the symposium, Imperial Exposure: Early Photography and Royal Portraits Across Asia, at the Freer and … Continue reading

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