FEATURED JOB: Lecturer in Classical Japanese (Bungo) and Kanbun in East Asian Languages and Civilizations - Harvard University
The Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University invites applications for a lecturer in classical Japanese (bungo) and kanbun. The lecturer will be responsible for teaching four courses of classical Japanese (bungo) and kanbun ranging from introductory to advanced levels. The annual appointment is expected to begin on July 1, 2023, and is for one year with the possibility for renewal for a maximum total of three years.
A Ph.D. in a relevant discipline is required by the expected start date.
Center for East Asian Studies, University of Chicago: William F. Sibley Memorial Subvention Award for Japanese Translation
Greetings from the Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Chicago (CEAS)!
CEAS is pleased to announce the CALL FOR NOMINATIONS for The William F. Sibley Memorial Subvention Award for Japanese Translation.
Symposium: Gender and Voice in Japanese Art
The Denver Art Museum is pleased to host a one-day international symposium in conjunction with the exhibition, Her Brush: Japanese Women Artists from the Fong-Johnstone Collection. Scholars and specialists from various disciplines will add to the discourse on approaches and methodologies in the study, connoisseurship, and exhibition of Japanese art through the lens of gender, agency, and artistic voice.
Bochum Yearbook for East Asian Studies 2023 Edition
The Bochum Yearbook of East Asian Studies (Bochumer Jahrbuch zur Ostasienforschung) is now accepting submissions in either English or German for edition 46, which is scheduled for publication in winter 2023‒24. All papers submitted will undergo double-blind peer review.
The Bochum Yearbook of East Asian Studies (BJOAF) has been published since 1978 by the Faculty of East Asian Studies at Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany. It serves as an international forum for academic publications on East Asian research.
"Webinar: Information Sources for Japanese Studies" to be held in February 2023
On behalf of the National Diet Library of Japan, I am posting the following announcment.
The National Diet Library Japan would like to announce
"Webinar: Information Sources for Japanese Studies" to be held in
2nd Cycle - 4th Session of INNOVCARE Webinars on 8 February 2023
The Fondation France-Japon de l'EHESS is pleased to announce the 4th Session of the second webinars cycle of the project "Care-led innovation: The case of elderly care in France and Japan" (INNOVCARE) to be held on Wednesday 8 February 2023, 9am to 11am (France) / 5pm to 7pm (Japan).
We will have two presentations from:
New website. Meiji era documents linked to Shimogamo shrine
Seeking Contributions for "Overlapping Borderlands: Sources and Translations from Inner Northeast Asia"
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.
Webinar GEPJ - A. Klein “Religion and Politics in Contemporary Japan” February 10, 2023 (10:00-12:00 CEST)
Our apologies for cross-posting.
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.