You are cordially invited to attend the second annual Peter L. Lee Endowed Lecture in East Asian Culture and Civilization on May 7th, 2018, featuring Professor Robin D.S.
Dear List Members,
The University of Virginia Summer Language Intensive Program is accepting applications for the Tibetan language intensive this summer.
The courses include beginning and intermediate colloquial Tibetan.
The Course will be held from June 17 - August 10 2018
We are pleased to announce the publication of the latest issue of PaRDeS, which focuses on the topic titled “JewBus, Jewish Hindus & other Jewish Encounters with East Asian Religions”.
We hope to see you at our talks this month at the Smithsonian's Freer and Sackler Galleries.
Freer’s Asian Ceramics Reconsidered
Massumeh Farhad, Louise Cort, and Jan Stuart
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 2 pm
This workshop session will be hosted by the 18th Annual Institute at Barnard College, in which participants learn the Reacting to the Past pedagogy by experiencing an abbreviated version of a simulation set in the Hanlin Academin in Ming Dynasty China. As is true of undergraduates in Reacting classes, participants will serve as members of the Grand Secretariat, key advisers to the Wanli emperor.
The Jangseogak Archives at the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is accepting applications for short-term (three to six months) research fellowships for international scholars of Korean studies. The Jangseogak Archives, originally founded 100 years ago as the last royal archive of the Joseon Dynasty (朝鮮王朝, 1392 - 1910), is an active Korean studies centers and is home to numerous rare sources of Korea.
New Frontiers in the Study of Medieval China Workshop Series:
On Commemorative Inscriptions
5th Ocha Zanmai: 2018 San Francisco International Conference on Chanoyu and Tea Culture
Sunday, April 29
Humanities Building, San Francisco State University
Open to the Public
Food Culture of Chanoyu: Tea, Confections, & Kaiseki Cuisine
4 lectures and 2 demonstrations!
The Contemporary Japan Group at the University of Tokyo’s Institute of Social Science
(ISS, or Shaken), welcomes you to a lecture by
Steven R. Reed
(Very lately of Chuo University)
Political Corruption and Scandals in Postwar Japan: A Historical Overview
DATE AND PLACE
Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Akamon Sōgō Kenkyūtō Room 549, Institute of Social Science, University of Tokyo, Hongo Campus, University of Tokyo