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News From the Nordic Region

    East meets West: Annual NEWDAY summer school.

    The idea for NEWDAY grew out of an annual course Understanding Asia, presented at the Nansen Academy by Nordic and Asian scholars since 2014. In a fast-changing and increasingly multipolar world, there is an urgent need to understand and empathize [...]

    Position: Professor of China Studies in a Global Perspective, Aarhus University, Department of Global Studies

    The School of Culture and Society, Department of Global Studies, at Aarhus University invites applications for a permanent position as a full professor of China studies in a global perspective with a focus on modern or contemporary China. The position [...]

    The Canon Foundation in Europe Research Fellowships

    The Canon Foundation in Europe offers Research Fellowships in Europe and Japan. Every year, about 15 Research Fellowships are granted to Europeans and Japanese postgraduates wanting to do research in Japan and Europe respectively.   Criteria Open to European and [...]

    Asian Ethnicity (Routledge) invites papers for a special issue on modern Korean identity and minorities

    Korea in the 21st century is a rapidly changing society with many different groups of people migrating there, but also more Koreans are migrating elsewhere. This means that there has been a great transformation taking place on a peninsula that [...]

    Digital Asia Cultural, Socio-Economic, and Political Transformations

    12th Annual Nordic NIAS Council Conference & PhD Course Asia has the largest Internet population in the world in absolute numbers, and it is also at the forefront of digital developments in many fields, including governance, entertainment, and e-commerce. The [...]