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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)”

Call for Manuscripts: "Sports, Culture, and Asia"

Education About Asia (EAA) is the peer-reviewed teaching journal of the Association for Asian Studies. Our online and print readers include undergraduate instructors as well as high school and middle school teachers. Our articles are intended to provide educators and academics in the humanities and social sciences who are often not specialists with basic understanding of Asia-related content. Teachers and professors also utilize many EAA articles and essays as student readings.  Qualified referees evaluate all manuscripts submitted for consideration.

Call for discussants: Japan-US-China-Russia relations/Japan's search for security partnerships

Dear Colleagues:

It is our honor to have Professors Yutaka Kanda (Niigata U.) and Bart Gaens (the Finnish Institute of International Affairs & Osaka U.) in Osaka on 9 January 2016 (Saturday). We are looking for discussants for both sessions. You are welcome to the seminar, but please register (free) by sending email to Yone Sugita (sugita@lang.osaka-u.ac.jp) Seminar papers will be ready in January and will be distributed to confirmed participants only.