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  • WREAC-Foreign Commonwealth Office Collaboration WREAC-Foreign Commonwealth Office (FCO) Collaboration As part of our knowledge exchange and impact agenda, during May and June 2013 WREAC collaborated with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in order ...
    Posted 17 Sep 2014, 07:23 by Admins ‎(Kylie Wheeler)‎
  • EastAsiaNet Workshop, 24-26 April 2014, Held at Halifax Hall, The University of Sheffield 2014 EastAsiaNet Workshop. 24-26 April 2014, Held at Halifax Hall at The University of Sheffield: Memory in East Asia: Ruptured Pasts, Contested Presents, Uncertain Futures.  As part of WREAC ...
    Posted 17 Sep 2014, 06:54 by Admins ‎(Kylie Wheeler)‎
  • Applications invited for WREAC Scholarships WREAC Scholarships for 1-Year Taught MA Programme in Chinese Studies or Japanese StudiesFour one-year scholarships are available from WREAC for study on the MA in Chinese Studies ...
    Posted 9 Jul 2014, 03:11 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
  • Registration Call: Figuring Gender in East Asia - A PhD Workshop Figuring Gender in East Asia: Image, Music, Text WREAC is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 'Figuring Gender in East Asia' workshop to be held at ...
    Posted 10 Jan 2014, 01:09 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
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Japanese Studies

  • A Summer in the Mekong: Japanese Studies Field Research, Without the Japan Bit Article by Ryan Hartley, PhD candidate at the University of Sheffield on his field research trip, which took place over two months in August and September 2014. Financial assistance was ...
    Posted 2 Oct 2014, 05:17 by Admins ‎(Kylie Wheeler)‎
  • Hokkaido University Tandem Learning Language Project Study, 29-31 July 2014 Week, Hokkaido University Report on the Tandem Learning Language Project (TLLP) Study week, which took place at the University of Hokkaido, Japan on 29-31 July 2014. Three Japanese Studies PhD candidates from ...
    Posted 17 Sep 2014, 08:29 by Admins ‎(Kylie Wheeler)‎
  • Registration Call: Japanese Cinema Revisited Workshop Japanese Cinema Revisited Still from Koshikei (Death by Hanging, Nagisa Oshima, 1968). Copyright: Oshima Productions Ltd. WREAC is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 'Japanese Cinema ...
    Posted 14 Feb 2013, 03:45 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
  • Japan in Our Futures: A Conference of Undergraduate and Postgraduate Research on Japan Hosted by the National Institute of Japanese Studies, The University of Sheffield, part of the White Rose East Asia Centre with the University of Leeds (http://www.wreac.org/). To ...
    Posted 8 Jan 2014, 03:08 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
  • Kinuyo Tanaka Retrospective at Leeds International Film Festival As part of this year’s Leeds International Film Festival held 1-18 November 2012, WREAC/Centre for World Cinemas student Michael Smith (supervised by Prof. Lúcia Nagib) curated a ...
    Posted 8 Jan 2013, 04:03 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
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Chinese Studies

  • Call for Papers - Teaching Chinese as a Second Language Symposium Symposium on the Supervision of Research Students (SSRS) in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language (TCSL*)Invitation to Submit PapersDetails of SymposiumDate: 16-18 August 2013 Location: University ...
    Posted 20 Feb 2013, 07:06 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
  • East-meets-West Cultural Performance at Opening of Leeds Business Confucius Institute Leeds Chinese students sparkled with their Mandarin language skills and engaging performances in a lively celebration of Chinese language and culture at the official opening of the Leeds International Business ...
    Posted 2 Jan 2013, 02:56 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
  • Cao Yu in Edinburgh Cao Yu: Pioneer of Modern Drama in China University of Leeds Chinese and English Studies undergraduate, Lara Owen, shares her experience performing The Sun is Not for Us, a four ...
    Posted 15 Nov 2012, 02:41 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
  • Book Launch: Consumers and Individuals in China Dr Michael B. Griffiths' new book breaks ground in the study of Chinese urban society. This book applies critical discourse analysis to ethnographic data gathered in Anshan, a third-tier ...
    Posted 14 Nov 2012, 07:41 by Admins ‎(Halima Chen)‎
  • Call for Papers - Teaching Chinese as a Second Language Symposium on the Supervision of Research Students (SSRS) in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language (TCSL*)Invitation to Submit PapersDetails of SymposiumDate: 25-27 August, 2012Location: University ...
    Posted 10 May 2012, 11:14 by Web Admins ‎(Ben Caesar)‎
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