The Book in Transition, the East and the West

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
December 9, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Library and Information Science, European History / Studies

Keio Global Research Institute Creativity Initiative,
“The Creation of an Integrated Database for Bibliographical and Visual Analyses of Early Printing in Europe” Project presents:

The Book in Transition, the East and the West

Date: 9 December 2017 (Sat.)
Location: G-Lab (6-7th floors), East Research Building, Mita Campus, Keio University, Tokyo

The Asian Arc of the Russian Revolution: Singapore, 16-17 November 2017

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 16, 2017 to November 17, 2017
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies

Yale-NUS College is hosting a two-day conference to mark the centenary of the Russian Revolution -- The Asian Arc of the Russian Revolution: Setting the East Ablaze? It explores the trajectory of the revolution across the Asian continent, from the Caucasus to the Pacific. The conference examines how the revolutionary wave mingled with cross-currents of nationalism, religion, ethnicity and culture, as Asian peoples reinterpreted and refashioned the events in Russia. It features early-career and leading scholars from throughout Asia, France, Russia, Australia and the United States.

Now Accepting Applications! 2018 Asia Studies Fellowship at the East-West Center in Washington DC

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
January 2, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Area Studies, Political Science, Diplomacy and International Relations, East Asian History / Studies

This fellowship supports scholars and analysts from the United States and the Asia-Pacific who wish to undertake independant research and writing on topics of relevance to contemporary US-Asia policy; in particular, key challenges in U.S.-Asia relations and possible responses and approaches to addressing those challenges.

Call for Papers - Translation Studies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 20, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, World History / Studies

Language, Literature, and Interdisciplinary Studies (LLIDS), an academic journal, invites original and unpublished research papers from scholars on the following:

Mass violence and genocide in Asia

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
November 25, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Military History, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies

Call for chapter proposals: Mass violence and genocide in Asia

For an anthology, further chapter proposals dealing with mass violence and genocide in Asia (esp. South and Southeast Asia) are requested to be sent until November 25, 2017. Especially proposals for chapters that deal with specific forms of violence, victim or perpetrator perspectives are of interest. 

Final chapters, ranging from 7,000-10,000 words (footnotes, Chicago Manual of Style) are expected until January 31, 2018.

Call for Manuscripts: "Asian Politics"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 8, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Political Science, East Asian History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies

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. Professors and high school teachers also utilize many EAA articles and essays as student readings. Qualified referees evaluate all manuscripts submitted for consideration.

Call for Presentations: 5th お茶三昧 "Ocha Zanmai" San Francisco International Conference on Chanoyu (tea ceremonies) and Tea Culture

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 29, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

This call for presentations replaces the earlier announcement for the 5th Ocha Zanmai conference.

Call for Proposals: Routledge Cold War in Asia Series

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
October 20, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, East Asian History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies

Routledge are intending to publish a series of books that will explore and address some of the more important questions raised by the Cold War in Asia. This new series isn't going to be confined to single country studies alone, but will also welcome contributions from research scholars who are tackling comparative issues between the Asiatic nations during the time of the Cold War. We look forward to receiving proposals from both new and established scholars who have ideas for interesting book projects.

[Temple ICAS Event] Arming the Alliance: US-Japan Cooperation in Defense Acquisitions

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
November 14, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Military History

Date:  Tuesday, November 14, 2017

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 Lounge (access: http://www.tuj.ac.jp/maps/tokyo.html)

Speaker:  Gregg Rubinstein, U.S. National Defense Industry Association International Committee

Moderator: Robert Dujarric, ICAS Director

Admission:  Free. Open to the public.

Language:  English

Co-Sponsors: Yokosuka Council on Asia-Pacific Studies (YCAPS)

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