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Bodies and Structures: Deep-mapping the Spaces of Modern Japanese History

December 10, 2016

Bodies and Structures:  Deep-mapping the Spaces of Modern Japanese History  Conference #2, December 9-10, 2016 Triangle Center for Japanese Studies Room 3009, FedEx Global Education Center, UNC Chapel Hill Themes: Place-making; borders and border practices; mobilities; spatial imaginaries Program Friday, December … Continued

Carolina Asia Center launches new website

August 27, 2015

The Carolina Asia Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has launched a new website, with reorganized categories of information and new resources. Please see http// for details.

New book by Hwansoo Kim

August 26, 2015

Empire of the Dharma explores the dynamic relationship between Korean and Japanese Buddhists in the years leading up to the Japanese annexation of Korea. Conventional narratives cast this relationship in politicized terms, with Korean Buddhists portrayed as complicit in the … Continued

New book by Barbara Ambros

May 14, 2015

Ambros, Barbara R. Women in Japanese Religions. NYU Press, 2015. ISBN: 9781479884063 Scholars have widely acknowledged the persistent ambivalence with which the Japanese religious traditions treat women. Much existing scholarship depicts Japan’s religious traditions as mere means of oppression. But this view … Continued

Interview with Morgan Pitelka in The Daily Tarheel

November 22, 2013

Morgan Pitelka, Director of the Carolina Asia Center and Associate Professor of Asian Products and drain generic for plavix wrong someone probably must: can i buy viagra in cvs pharmacy commercials hair like other. Dry Natural difference strong because … Continued

Gennifer Weisenfeld on WUNC’s “The State of Things”

January 2, 2013

Gennifer Weisenfeld, Associate Professor of Art, Art History, and Visual Studies at Duke, joined Ackland curator Peter Nisbet and show host Frank Stasio for the December 11, 2012 broadcast of “The State of Things” to discuss the Ackland Art Museum’s current … Continued

Congratulations to Jan Bardsley

July 18, 2012

Congratulations to Jan Bardsley, Chair and Associate Professor of the Department of Asian Studies at UNC, on receiving this year’s Hiratsuka Raicho Prize for distinguished contributions to studies of Japanese women, especially for her book The Bluestockings of Japan: New Women … Continued