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Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

29 November 2018
The latest book edited by Prof. Roel Sterckx, Animals through Chinese History - Earliest Times to 1911, is set to be published by Cambridge University Press in December.

28 November 2018
Gregor McMillan, a recent graduate of the Chinese Studies Tripos, has published an article on the shipping sector in Maoist China, based on his fourth-year dissertation.

27 November 2018
2018 International Symposium on the 70th Anniversary of the Judgement of Tokyo Trial

27 November 2018
Prof Kushner has been interviewed by the South China Morning Post for an article looking at the issue of forced labour during the second world war

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

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