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Call for submissions for AAS Buchanan Prize for curriculum publications on Asia

The Association for Asian Studies (AAS) invites submissions for the 2015 Franklin R. Buchanan Prize. Established in 1995 by the AAS Committee on Educational Issues and Policy and the Committee on Teaching about Asia, the prize is awarded annually to recognize an outstanding curriculum publication on Asia designed for any educational level, elementary through university.

"Asia Transforming: Old Values, New Presences" combined NYCAS-MAR/AAS Conference at Hofstra University, September 18-20, 2014

Hofstra University will host an international conference on Asian Studies, between September 18-20, 2014.  This conference, "Asia Transforming: Old Values, New Presences” is being sponsored by the Hofstra Cultural Center, the New York Conference on Asian Studies (NYCAS), and the Mid-Atlantic Region Association for Asian Studies (MAR/AAS), two of the regional associations affiliated with the Association for Asian Studies (AAS).