Disability and Human (In)Dignity in East Asian Literature and Film
Transcultural Flows in East Asian Literature and Film
This panel seeks to explore instances of East-West and intra-Asian transcultural encounters in modern and contemporary East Asian literature and film. We welcome papers that examine
Welcome to join my session at the 2018 MLA convention in New York. The call for papers "Facts, legends and power: How fictional hero(in)es emerge" may be viewed at the following link (login required): https://apps.mla.org/cfp_detail_10605
The Jangseogak Archives at the Academy of Korean Studies accepts applications for 2017 Jangseogak Hanmun (Classical Chinese) Training Summer Workshop. We offer three-week intensive workshop from 3rd July to 21st July. Junior and above undergraduate Students, Graduate students or Advanced degree holders who have studied Classical Chinese are eligible to apply.
The Jangseogak Archives at the Academy of Korean Studies invites applications for the 2017 fellowship program for international Koreanists. Founded as Royal library in early 20th century (now in the Academy of Korean Studies), the Jangseogak archives aims to stimulate and facilitate the use of the large collections of traditional Korean books and documents in both teaching and research. To this purpose, the Jangseogak Archives hosts a fellowship program for international visiting scholars with a view to encouraging development of international pre-modern Korean Studies.
The Ricci Institute for Chinese-Western Cultural History at the University of San Francisco in collaboration with the China Centre at the University of Oxford will hold a four-day international workshop at Oxford from September 20 through September 23, 2017.
Please note that all participants will be expected to arrive on Tuesday, September 19 and depart on Sunday, September 24, 2017. They are required to attend all workshop-related activities and sessions.
It is my great pleasure to announce a public lecture by Professor James Robson (James C. Kralik and Yunli Lou Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University) at Emmanuel College of Victoria University in the University of Toronto. This lecture will be delivered in a way to accommodate both English and Chinese speakers. Admission is free but space is limited and RSVP is required. Please RSVP by clicking the following link:
A Roundtable sponsored by the LLC Modern and Contemporary Chinese Forum for the MLA Annual Meeting in New York, Jan. 4-7, 2018.
Experience of the China Church in the 21st Century — The 27th National U.S. Catholic China Bureau National Conference
St. John’s University, Jamaica, Queens, New York City.
August 11-13, 2017,
Scheduled Keynote Speakers: Father Joseph Jiang, S.J., Boston College
Apostolic Nuncio to Haiti Archbishop Eugene Nugent: From 2001 until 2010 he directed the Holy See Study Mission in Hong Kong.
BDK America has resumed posting of free downloads of many of the volumes in the BDK English Tripiṭaka series, as translated from the Taishō canon. This ready access will be a boon to Buddhist Studies in particular.
Currently 22 titles are available, all in updated files that take advantage of the capabilities of Adobe Acrobat. Of particular interest may be nine titles not previously available in PDF form.