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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

12 November 2018
Dr John Nilsson-Wright discusses US Vice President Mike Pence's visit to Japan and Trump's ongoing failure to think strategically about Asia.

08 November 2018
The Japanese Studies section of Cambridge University is delighted to announce that we will soon be able to offer a brand new Japanese Studies graduate scholarship.

02 November 2018
The world’s biggest kung fu fantasy writer and one of the oldest students to ever undertake a PhD at this Faculty, Louis Cha OBE, has died in Hong Kong following a long illness.

29 October 2018
Roel Sterckx receives Taiwan Distinguished Alumni Award

28 October 2018
Asahi Shimbun political correspondent Miura Toshiakai discusses the the Heisei Era and Japan's history issue

24 October 2018
The Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies is happy to advertise this new studentship for prospective MPhil students who will start in October 2019.

11 October 2018
The documentary, directed by Japanese director Watanabe Kenichi will be available in French, Japanese, and English versions.

11 October 2018
Dr John Nilsson-Wright features on Monocle's 'The Globalist' radio show discussing the recent 2 plus 2 defence/foreign ministers meeting between Japan and Australia

20 September 2018
Dr John Nilsson-Wright gives two interviews with Arirang News discussing the Inter-Korea Summit in Pyongyang

19 September 2018
Emeritus Professor Peter Kornicki has just published a new book in Japanese.

18 September 2018
Professor Barak Kushner joins discussion on Meiji Restoration on BBC World Service

07 September 2018
Radio interview with Dr John Nilsson-Wright

02 July 2018
We are delighted to announce that on 21 June the FAMES Green Impact team was presented with a Bronze Award at the 2018 Green Impact Awards.

02 July 2018
Dr Barak Kushner hosts a Cambridge Workshop looking at Post-War Taiwan and its place in Cold War East Asia.

14 June 2018
Dr John Nilsson-Wright has been kept busy in the past weeks providing comment and analysis on developments on the Korean peninsula.