The editorial board for Overlapping Borderlands invites contributions from scholars working on topics related to Inner Northeast Asia and adjacent territories (including but not limited to Mongolia, Eastern Siberia and the Russian Far East, Northeast China and Inner Mongolia, the Korean Peninsula, and Japan). Contributions will take the form of English translations of textual sources that highlight the diversity of this region and a short introduction contextualizing the source for non-specialists.
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The French research group on State and Politics in Japan (GEPJ) is very pleased to announce its next seminar (in English):
Axel Klein (University of Duisburg-Essen) will be giving a talk titled
“Religion and Politics in Contemporary Japan”
Date, Time: February 10th (Friday), 10:00-12:00 (CEST, UTC +1:00) / 18:00-20:00 (JST)
You are all cordially invited to this event.
CfP: Techniques of the "Shichōsha": On the Technoscientific Formation of Cultural Subjects
17-18 June 2023, Kyoto University
Keynote Speakers: Alexander Zahlten (Harvard); Kita Chigusa (Kyoto)
Organizers: Yasuhiro Okazawa (Kyoto) and Hansun Hsiung (Durham)
Conference Title: The Shōsōin Imperial Treasury: New Directions in Research
Date: March 16, 2023, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Location: Lower Level Lecture Hall, Harvard University
485 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138
Organized by: Department of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University
Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University
Call for Applications: Toshiba International Foundation Fellowships 2023/24
Kansai Forum for Japan-U.S. Intellectual Exchange will hold the following online seminar on January 27 2023, free of charge. When you are interested in the seminar, please fill in the form https://forms.gle/LiVqFk93ihoM9xu68 . Then, the Committee will send the ZOOM URL to the seminar participants by January 26. The Committee is looking forward to seeing you online.
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