Seminar and Book Launch: "New Subaltern Politics: Reconceptualizing Hegemony and Resistance in Contemporary India"

Thu, 09/03/2015 - 13:50

Srila Roy and Alf G. Nilsen’s new edited volume “New Subaltern Politics” presents a critical dialogue between the conceptual and analytical legacies of Subaltern Studies and the evolving forms of hegemony and resistance in contemporary India.

09/08/2015 - 14:15 to 15:15

Chinese Business Meetings in Denmark

Thu, 09/03/2015 - 13:37

Chinese Business Meetings in Denmark

Forum for professionals working in Danish and Chinese companies and organisations with mixed Chinese and Danish staff.



Time: September 14th 2015, 16.00-18.00.

Venue: CBS, Porcelænshaven 22, Room RS.20, 2000 Frederiksberg.

09/14/2015 - 16:00 to 18:00

Asia and Scandinavia Symposium: New Perspectives on the Early Medieval Silk Roads

Wed, 09/02/2015 - 12:15

The early medieval trade routes of Eurasia reached its northwestern outpost in Scandinavia. The symposium takes archaeological material from investigations in east Scandinavia as a starting point and opens the research field toward the east, through present-day Russia and Central Asia, to meet current Silk-Roads-related research in China.


Time: 9.00-17.30

09/11/2015 - 09:00 to 15:30

SUPRA Nordic Scholarship for MA and PhD students Spring 2016

Tue, 09/01/2015 - 11:31

If you are working on a MA or PhD thesis during Spring 2016 and need some inspiration, literature or simply just time to write on your thesis, then NIAS has something to offer: the Nordic Scholarship!


Call for papers for symposium: HARD STATE, SOFT CITY The Urban Imaginative Field in Singapore

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 11:42
This symposium aims to bring practitioners and academic researchers together to uncover insights into the
imaginative representations of Singapore in two ways: the particularized approach looks at the creative practices
and contributions of individuals, as well as the impact of specific projects; a macro-level approach is orientated

Japan-North Korea Relations - Background and Prospects

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 11:36

Speaker: Hitoshi Tanaka

09/08/2015 - 15:00 to 16:30

Human Rights in Japan

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 11:31
Open lecture with Dr. André Asplund.
The lecture will address Japan’s legal system and human rights issues (including issues related to gender, discrimination, migrants, and the death penalty etc), as well as human rights in Japan’s foreign policy and diplomacy, and Japan’s role in the UN.
09/09/2015 - 15:00 to 17:00

Gendering ICTs: Access and Feminist Activism in China

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 11:27
Open lecture by Professor Bu Wei, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
09/08/2015 - 10:00 to 12:00

Call for applications for 1st EAJS Publication Workshop

Tue, 08/25/2015 - 14:22
Project Director: Prof Dr Verena Blechinger-Talcott
The European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS) invites applications for the 1st EAJS Publication Workshop to be held at FU Berlin, November 16 – 18, 2015.

2015 NTNU Japan Seminar: Japanese and Norwegian Approaches to Sustainability in Energy

Mon, 08/24/2015 - 11:13
The threat of global warming has caused greater awareness of the need for a shift to more environmentally sustainable economic activity.  The impact of such a shift will be particularly large in the energy sector. At this Seminar three panels will examine Japanese and Norwegian approaches to the issue.
Date: Thursday, September 24 (registration from 8:30)