H-NEAsia focuses on transnational issues involving the peoples of northeast China, Japan, Korea, Mongolia, and eastern Russia. Its goals are to aid communication and collaboration regarding research across this area and to provide an outlet for relevant book reviews.

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Call for papers: Premodern Japan at MLA 2017

Call for papers: MLA 2017

For the first time, pre-modern Japanese literature will have a formal place at the Modern Language Association! Please join us in celebrating this threshold event in Philadelphia (Jan 5-8, 2017).

The Japan to 1900 forum is sponsoring three panels. We hope that you will consider applying to one of them, and that you will help spread the word!

Soundscapes in Premodern Japan (guaranteed session) CFP

February deadlines approaching for 2016 ACMS Mongolia fellowships

The American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) is offering several fellowship programs for 2016, most with upcoming deadlines in February.  For more information about the different programs, please visit http://mongoliacenter.org/fellowships or contact David Dettmann at ddettmann@mongoliacenter.org.

Call for Papers: Second International Workshop, "The Reconstruction of East Asia, 1945-65", Cambridge University, UK, December 9-12, 2016

Dear Colleagues,

With apologies for crossposting, 

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 

CfA: Doctoral Scholarships in Transcultural Studies (Heidelberg)

The Graduate Programme for Transcultural Studies of the Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe in a Global Context" at Heidelberg University welcomes applications for up to four doctoral scholarships beginning in the winter semester 2016/17.

The programme offers a monthly scholarship of 1.200 Euro. It further supports scholarship holders in framing their research through advanced courses as well as individual supervision and mentoring. Half of the scholarships are reserved for young scholars from Asia.

CFP DEADLINE 2/15—Eastern International Region of the American Academy of Religion Annual Meeting 2016, University of Pittsburgh

The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Pittsburgh is hosting the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Eastern International Region of the American Academy of Religion (EIRAAR). 

Conference date: May 6-7, 2016

Location: University of Pittsburgh

Conference theme: “Globalizing the Human(ities)”