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.

Workshop on Shuri Castle and the Politics of Memory, March 5-6

On March 5-6, Kyushu University Border Studies will host an international Workshop examining 'Heritage from the margins? Shuri Castle and the Politics of Memory', in conjunction with IMAP, Pennsylvania State University, the University of Cambridge, the Sainsbury Institute, and the University of East Anglia.

Across two days, a plenary discussion and three roundtable panels explore ongoing memorial contestation over Shuri Castle and its place within regional, national, and global narratives of meaning making.

Weekly Job Guide H-NEAsia

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 1 February 2021 to  8 February 2021. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org, or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.


Daniel K. Inouye, Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies - Professor

Re: MJHW (Online Meeting) on British Troops in Japan - Friday, February 5th

ADDENDUM: For those who were unable to attend last week’s session, the recorded video has been made publicly available, and can be accessed at the workshop’s site here, or alternatively, through the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMSfMD71-s4.

Call for Applications 2021 Penn State Global Asias Summer Institute The Politics of Food in Global Asias

Penn State University invites applicants for its annual Global Asias Summer Institute, to be held June 21-25, 2021. The 2021 Institute, co-directed by Krishnendu Ray (NYU) and Jooyeon Rhee (Penn State), focuses on the topic of “The Politics of Food in Global Asias.”