Workshop: The People’s State

November 11, 2019 - 11:21 -

Workshop convened by Ravinder Kaur and Nayanika Mathur Over the past two decades, a rich scholarship has emerged around the “everyday state” as an analytical category of social and political life. What has underpinned this approach was the idea that

Asia on the Move – Call for papers

June 20, 2018 - 11:43 -

Asia – a region that contains nuclear states, the second and third largest economies in the world, the largest global population – is on the move! The continent which has changed the most in the 21st century is Asia: be

Taiwan Resource Center for Chinese Studies Inaugurated

June 4, 2018 - 14:29 -

On 16 may the Taiwan Resource Center for Chinese Studies (TRCCS) was officially inaugurated at the TORS Center of Knowledge at the Southern Campus of the University of Copenhagen. TRCCS is the result of a cooperation agreement between the National


February 16, 2018 - 10:34 -

Now the 5th issue of Asia in Focus – a Nordic journal on Asia by  early career researchers is out! In the first paper Therese Boje Mortensen necessarily puts international human rights conventions into a local context, and questions the normative acceptance

Call for Applications: The Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation

January 4, 2018 - 14:51 -

The objective of the foundation is to enhance exchange of knowledge and understanding between Japan and the five Nordic countries. Financial support is granted to research, development, education and training within medicine, the humanities, social and natural sciences, technology and

Call for Submissions: EACS Young Scholar Award (YSA)

December 21, 2017 - 14:14 -

The Board of the European Association for Chinese Studies is pleased to announce again the EACS Young Scholar Award (YSA). The purpose of this award is to encourage research in Chinese studies among young scholars, especially, but not exclusively, scholars

Save the Dates: Afghanistan Week 2018

December 21, 2017 - 13:48 -

Save the dates for this year’s Afghanistan Week organized by Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), which will take place  13.-15 March 2018. The programme of the week is yet to be announced, but follow this link for newest updates.