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06 May 2021
Edited by Brigitte Steger, Patrick O’Hare and Teresa S. Perez, each month another article will be added to the collection.


30 April 2021
Hans van de Ven has a new book out. The publication of "The Chinese Communist Party: A Century in Ten Lives" coincides with the 100th anniversary of the founding of the CCP, which China will mark on 1st July this year. It is a coedited book, together with Tim Cheek (UBC) and Klaus Muehlhahn (Zeppelin University). There is a book launch and promotional video to mark the publication.


28 April 2021
Dr Kuan-Jen Chen has been awarded a Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Visiting Scholar Fellowship


23 April 2021
The article, titled: 'Beyond “Transborder”: Tawada Yōko’s Vision of Another World Literature' appears in vol 55 of Japanese Language and Literature, the journal of the American Association of Teachers of Japanese


21 April 2021
Dr Laura Moretti discusses her recent book Pleasure in Profit. Popular Prose in Seventeenth-Century Japan with graduate students and Faculty member at an event jointly organized by UCLA and UBC


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Professor Barak Kushner manages a 3-year Chiang Ching-Kuo Foundation-Newton Trust project:Charting the Geography of Power: Visualizing th