Japan Research Centre
The events draw a varied audience with an interest in the region.
All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated.
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- The seasons, the moon, and the Chinese calendar in ancient Japan
Dr Gerhard Leinss (University of Cambridge)
- Strategies of ‘writing back’ in contemporary representations of Okinawa – a postcolonial approach
Prof Dr Ina Hein (Institute of East Asian Studies / Department for Japanese Studies, University of Vienna)
- Japanese Poetry in English
Professor Forrest Gander (Brown University, US)
A brief introduction to Japanese modern and contemporary poetry translated in English
- BAJS Advanced Postgraduate Conference
This conference provides the opportunity for PhD students in any field of Japanese studies working within any academic institution internationally to present the results of their fieldwork, engage with other postgraduate students as well as established academics in the field, and meet key academic publishers.