Manga and politics - The visual literacy of statecraft

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 31, 2017
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

The editor invites article proposals for a collected research edition that investigates the representation of politics in manga. The book explores the multifaceted relationship between Japan’s political storytelling practices, the media and bureaucratic discourses as played out in the visual arts by looking at contemporary narratives of Japan’s modern pop-cultural storytellers.

This is the second installment in a research series on Japanese graphic art and cultural studies. See Manga and the Representation of Japanese History, Routledge 2013 for details.

KFLC: The Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 6, 2017
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Korean History / Studies

                                                 KFLC: The Languages, Literatures, and Cultures Conference

 

April 19th-21st, 2018 – University of Kentucky – Lexington, Kentucky

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

East Asian Studies

 

Deadline for Abstract Submission: November 6th, 2017, 11:59 PM EST

 

[Temple ICAS Book Talk] English-medium Instruction in Japanese Higher Education: Policy, Challenges and Outcomes

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
October 23, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Japanese History / Studies, Languages, Linguistics

Date: Monday, October 23, 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)

Murakami, Contemporary Japanese Writing and the English-reading Marketplace

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Japanese History / Studies, Languages, Literature

Murakami, Contemporary Japanese Writing and the English-reading Marketplace

Translation Workshop at Newcastle University, March 6-7, 2018

Amendment: Open lecture and workshop on the interrelationship between politics and archtecture in Japan

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
September 4, 2017
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Political Science

Open lecture and workshop on the interrelationship between politics and architecture in Japan

Stockholm, 4 and 5 September 2017

The School of Architecture and the School of Education and Communication for Engineering Science at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, have the pleasure to announce a lecture and a workshop on the interrelation between politics and architecture in Japan.

The Open lecture:

Date: Monday, 4 September

Time: 17.30-19.00

[Temple ICAS Event] A WHALE OF A TALE, lecture and screening by documentary filmmaker Megumi Sasaki

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
September 14, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Film and Film History, Japanese History / Studies, Social History / Studies

* Please note that the event will start at 7:00 PM, 30 minutes earlier than regular ICAS events.

A WHALE OF A TALE, lecture and screening by
documentary filmmaker Megumi Sasaki

[Temple ICAS Event] Chinese-Japanese Competition in the East Asian Security Complex

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
September 20, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Chinese History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, East Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies
 
* This event is co-sponsored by Yokosuka Council on Asia-Pacific Studies (YCAPS) and Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies  (ICAS).
It's taking place in Temple University Japan Campus and RSVP is encouraged.

Kerry Lynn Nankivel:Chinese-Japanese Competition in the East Asian Security Complex

 

Open lecture and workshop on the interrelationship between politics and architecture in Japan

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
September 4, 2017 to September 5, 2017
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Japanese History / Studies

The School of Architecture and the School of Education and Communication for Engineering Science at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, have the pleasure to announce a lecture and a workshop on the interrelationship between politics and architecture in Japan.

The Open lecture:

Data: Tuesday, 4 September

Time: 17.30-19.00

Place: Salongen, KTH Library building, Main campus (subway station Tekniska högskolan)

The Workshop

Date: Tuesday, 5 September

Time: 17.00-19.00

Place: School of Architecture, KTH main campus

Open lecture on the emperor´s system in Japan

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
September 6, 2017
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
Japanese History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Political Science

Open lecture on the emperor system in Japan

Stockholm, 6 September 2017

The School of Education and Communication for the Engineering Science at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, has the pleasure to announce a lecture on the emperor system in Japan by Assistant Professor Shin Sato from the University of Tokyo.

Date: Wednesday, 6 September

Time: 17.00-19.00

Place: Salongen, LTH Library building, Main campus (subway station Tekniska högskolan)

 

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