RETHINKING EMERGING FORCES
60 YEARS AFTER THE BANDUNG CONFERENCE
International and Multidisciplinary Conference of commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the 1955 Bandung Asian-African Conference, Indonesia, October 27-31, 2015
The Doctoral Program in Buddhist Studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany invites applications for two PhD scholarships for dissertation projects related to Buddhism:
Deadline for applications: 18 October 2015
Start of scholarship: Summer or autumn 2016
Duration of scholarship: 3 or 4 years
Scholarship amount: €1000 per month + insurance + support for rent + €460 per year
Scholarship donor: German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Asian pop music, comics, drama, film, graphic novels; these cultural products are increasingly present transnationally signaling new currents of popular culture and underscoring the interconnected nature of our globalizing world. Within the pan-Asian context, the concepts of “familiar difference” and of a collective Asian identity have catalyzed the fame of East/Southeast Asian singers and TV series (Iwabuchi, Recentering 15).
Special Issue: The City in the Long Eighteenth Century
Call for Submissions
Announcing the Publication of Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies Volume 28
We are pleased to announce the publication of Volume 28 of Journal of Chinese Buddhist Studies by the Chung-Hwa Institute of Buddhist Studies. The JCBS is an international, peer-reviewed journal publishing high-quality, original research on the historical study of Chinese Buddhism in the pre-modern and modern periods. The journal website can be accessed via the link below:
Making Trans/national Contemporary Design History
ICDHS 2016 Taipei | The 10th International Conference on Design History and Design Studies (ICDHS), Taipei, Taiwan, 26-28 October, 2016, hosted by the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology.
Abstract due: 20 August, 2015 (Please not the extension of the deadline)
I am a Phd candidate at Purdue University and I am trying to put together a panel for the AAS 2016 conference to be held at Seattle. Very broadly the panel will interrogate the construction of gender identity through domestic practices/rituals, religious rituals being one of them. If you would like to participate in this panel please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org by July 25, 2015. The deadline for panel submission is August 6, 2015.
Urbanism, Exclusion and Change in South Asia
Date: March 4-6, 2016