The ICAS Book Prize
The ICAS Book Prize
Date:Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Time:7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Venue:Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall, 1F Parliament
Speaker: Paul Midford, Professor and Director of the Japan Program, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
Admission:Free. Open to the public.
Graduate Student Roundtable(s) on Empire
CFP Deadline January 31, 2019
Conference Call for Papers and Panels
“1969: Vietnamization and the Year of Transition in the Vietnam War”
Lecturer: Narayanan Ganesan, Professor, Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University
Abstract: The 2018 Malaysian general elections led to the Pakatan Harapan (Alliance of Hope) coalition storming into power and displacing the Barisan Nasional (National Front) government that has been in power since 1970. This talk will examine the impact of this opposition victory and its impact on the previous governmental coalition led by UMNO and its impact on the domestic political process and consociational model of politics in general.
We are pleased to announce the availability of a several small travel awards of $200 each to offset the cost of attendance for graduate students and early career scholars coming to Ann Arbor for the De-centering the Global Middle Ages symposium taking place at the University of Michigan Feb 8-9, 2019.
2nd Call for Papers
This year, Brill has launched a new, interdisciplinary and peer-reviewed scholarly journal
Applications for a week-long intensive academic career development program are invited from junior scholars who have received their PhD degrees after 2015. Eight scholars in a range of disciplines will be selected from a pool of international applicants. Scholars will engage with leading Chinese studies faculty to make creative use of new media to produce public knowledge about Chinese society, culture, and history and develop research-based expertise in teaching. Select