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Applications from Japan Specialists Encouraged

Dear Colleagues,

The following ad has been posted to the H-Net Jobs list, however, since it does not specifically mention any region, you may not have noticed it in looking for openings related to Japan, China or other parts of Asia.

I would like to strongly encourage historians with a Japan focus to apply if their work touches on related subjects.

Philip Brown


Department:     History

Position:          Environmental History

Rank:              Assistant or Associate Professor


Call for Panel Proposals, Early Modern Japan Network Annual Meeting, Seattle

Dear Colleagues,
Now that AAS Annual Meeting acceptances have been distributed, I hope that those of you with good panel proposals that were not accepted, as well as others who may want to create panels that were not considered by the AAS program committee, will propose complete panels for presentation at the Early Modern Japan Network annual meeting (typically Thursday before the start of the formal AAS program). 
Procedure for submission:

Kyoto Asian Studies Group meeting Oct. 19th

Dear colleagues,

The speaker for the October meeting of the Kyoto Asian Studies Group is Lawrence Marceau, who will present “Aesop and His Fables in Early Modern Japan: Exploring the Isopo monogatari emaki Scrolls” (see abstract below).

The lecture will be held on Monday, October 19th from 6:00-8:00 in Room 212 of the Fusokan on the Doshisha University Campus (see link below for access information).