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News From the Nordic Region

    Call for papers: Asia and Africa in Transition

    In 2020, the annual ADI conference and the annual NNC conference will join forces with a number of globally oriented networks and centres at the University of Copenhagen. The organisers are: Asian Dynamics Initiative NIAS – Nordic Institute of Asian [...]

    Professorial Fellowship for the Chair of Taiwan Studies at Leiden University

    Leiden University invites applications for the Chair of Taiwan Studies at Leiden University. The Chair provides a Professorial Fellow position of five or ten months for a visiting scholar in Taiwan Studies to teach and conduct research at Leiden University [...]

    Demografi og social forandring i Kina

    (Lecture in Danish) Foredrag af Ph.D. Birgitte Egeskov Jensen Kina har oplevet rivende demografisk udvikling i de senere år. Inden for en relativ kort periode har den kinesiske aldersstruktur ændret sig betydeligt. Ikke mindst er proportionen af ældre i forhold [...]

    Call for contributions: Panel on authoritarian populism in South Asia

    South Asia across the Nordic Region 2020 (SANR), University of Copenhagen, 28-29th May 2020 Partha Chatterjee in his recent I am the People: Reflections on Popular Sovereignty Today (Permanent Black, 2020) suggests that the West’s experience with populism is in [...]

    Call for Applications: Toshiba International Foundation Fellowships 2020/21

    Within the framework of the Toshiba International Foundation Fellowship programme conducted jointly by EAJS and the Toshiba International Foundation, the European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS) selects candidates for a fellowship to undertake research in Japan. The next application deadline [...]