Call for Photo Essay Proposals

Asian Medicine: Journal of the International Association for the Study of Traditional Asian Medicine is accepting proposals for photo essays.

Our photo essays include: 1) 10-20 high-quality images with descriptive captions and complete source information, and 2) a non-peer reviewed essay (1000-5000 words) contextualizing the photographs and highlighting their significance for current trends of inquiry in our field. This essay can be written by the photographer or by an invited scholar or collaborator.

New Book Announcement: Seeds of Control: Japan's Empire of Forestry in Colonial Korea

Dear Colleagues, 

I'm excited to share that my book, Seeds of Control: Japan's Empire of Forestry in Colonial Korea, has just been published by the University of Washington Press. The book, in essence, is my attempt to write empire more fully into Japanese environmental history and to write the Japanese empire into global environmental history. 

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Cfp (conference): Coronavirus and its Impact on International Students: International Education in the Time of Global Disruptions Conference

The year 2020 will go down in history as the year that got canceled due to a global pandemic that disrupted global and local systems in an unprecedented and rapid manner. In a relatively short time, the COVID-19 coronavirus became a pandemic with devastating effects on societies, governments, and economies world-wide as it challenges the normality of everyday life.

Open Call for Editors and Contributors for The Digital Orientalist

Digital magazine and arm the American Oriental Society, The Digital Orientalist, is happy to announce its annual open call for editors and contributors. As we continue to expand our publication and readership, we are also looking to enter into new fields and as such we are eagerly looking for several new editors for the next academic year (2020-2021) from the following (or related) fields:

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