Paper proposals are being sought for the panel, “Recovering the History of Women in Japanese Photography” to be held at the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) Annual Conference, from March 21-24, 2019 in Denver, Colorado.
The conference announced on the cfp below was originally designed for Europeanists, but was opened up to all world areas following multiple requests by non-Europeanists to participate. The cfp has therefore been revised and the deadline extended to August 15, 2018. Please note that all proposals previously submitted remain valid and, where applicable, accepted.
CONCEPT NOTE: The thematic content of ‘Socio-Political transition in the Asian-African Societies in Transition’ seminar, is organized to discuss and seek the history, contemporary challenges and possibilities among the polities and societi
The Contemporary Japan Group at the University of Tokyo’s Institute of Social Science
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We are seeking one or two presenters and a chair for a panel at the Association for Asian Studies Annual Conference (AAS) to be held in Denver, Colorado, March 2019. Our proposed panel deals with representations of labor and how they potentially construct social, cultural or political understanding across a variety of regions and historical frames.
For the International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 11, 16-19 July 2019, Leiden The Netherlands) we aim to organize a panel in which we explore the question how postcolonial thought could further inspire the writing of disability histories in Asia.
Call for Papers
Korean Literature Association Annual Workshop
“The Worlds of Korean Literature and Media”
October 26-27, 2018
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
The Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory and the University of Denver in conjunction with its partner faculty researchers abroad is sponsoring a two-day symposium prior to the American Academy of Religion meeting on the topic “Re-Envisioning Religious Studies As A Global Discipline” The purpose of the symposium is to re-envision the field of Religious Studies as an emergent, operative, genuinely global discipline that is neither predominantly “Americocentric” nor beholden largely to, or segmented by, the specialties, topical interests, and methodologies that have pre
We are seeking presenters for a panel tentatively titled "Nation Building in Twentieth Century India." Historians have long examined how political figures played a key role in the emergence of free India. In this panel however, we seek to shed light on the role of social forces that lay beyond the realm of political parties. We currently have one panelist presenting material on Bihari intellectuals and their role in the building of modern Patna. A second panelist examines the contribution of Indian railwaymen to the same process in the 1939-1949 period.
Education About Asia (EAA) is the peer-reviewed teaching journal of the Association for Asian Studies. Our print and online 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.