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“Refugee Youth Agency in Flux: Active and Passive Waiting in Transit Country Indonesia”

  • 02/03/2023 at 12:00 pm Eastern Time 02/03/2023 at 1:00 pm Eastern Time
  • University of Michigan Center for Southeast Asian Studies

Talk by Realisa Masardi, Universitas Gadjah Mada and University of Michigan For more than two decades, Indonesia has been a transit spot for asylum seekers from Central Asia, South Asia, East Africa, and Southeast Asia while irregularly en route to Australia. Following Australia’s controversial ‘stop the boats’ policy, thousands of refugees, including the young population, […]

Boundary Pushing in Asian Studies: Editors’ Roundtable

  • 02/11/2023 at 11:00 am Eastern Time 02/11/2023 at 12:30 pm Eastern Time
  • Journal of Asian Studies

This roundtable is part of the “Boundary Pushing in Asian Studies” workshop organized by the editors of the Journal of Asian Studies in partnership with the Asian Studies Center at the University of Pittsburgh. Editors of leading journals — Tina Chen (Verge: Studies in Global Asias), Suzy Kim (positions: asia critique), Sumit Guha (Modern Asian […]

Energy in Asia

  • 02/23/2023 02/24/2023
  • Albert L. Park

Energy has been commonly viewed as a source of power for performing work. Through its many forms, such as chemical, thermal, electrical, and nuclear, energy has been a crucial component for various types of production. In this capacity, energy has been an integral, material-based resource for economic purposes and security. Beyond its value as a […]

Symposium: Gender and Voice in Japanese Art

  • 02/25/2023 at 9:00 am 02/25/2023 at 4:00 pm
  • Denver Art Museum

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 […]

Book Talk: Island Fantasia with Wei-Ping Lin

  • 02/28/2023 at 5:00 pm 02/28/2023 at 7:30 pm
  • University of Washington Taiwan Studies

On Tuesday, February 28, 2023, at 5p.m. PT, the UW Taiwan Studies Program will welcome Professor Wei-Ping Lin to discuss her newly published work, Island Fantasia: Imagining Subjects on the Military Frontline between China and Taiwan. This is a virtual event which will be livestreamed on our Facebook and YouTube pages. Click here to register. […]

Cholera in the Indian Ocean World since the Nineteenth Century Workshop

  • 05/24/2023
  • Vivek Neelakantan

Cholera—first described in the Ganges delta in 1817—spread globally in seven pandemics during the past two centuries. Most recently, some 30 countries worldwide reported cholera outbreaks in 2022, and a Lancet report from October 2022 revealed an alarming shortage of cholera vaccines that resulted in a shift from a two to a less lasting one-dose […]

65th Annual Conference of the American Association for Chinese Studies (2023)

  • 10/13/2023 at 5:00 pm 10/15/2023 at 12:00 pm
  • American Association for Chinese Studies (AACS)

Call for Papers 65th Annual Conference of the American Association for Chinese Studies Institutional Host: The UCLA Asia Pacific Center, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA October 13-15, 2023 The American Association for Chinese Studies (AACS) annual conference program committee invites proposals for panels, roundtables, and individual papers on issues concerning China, Taiwan, other Chinese-speaking communities, and […]