CfS: EACS Young Scholar Award 2022

When? 24-27 August 2022 Where? 24th Biennial Conference in Olomouc, Czech Republic 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 studying and working…

CfP: Workshop on the History and Practice of Archaeology in China

When? 22-24 August 2022 Where? University of Oxford (hybrid: online and in person), United Kingdom Organizers: Anke Hein (University of Oxford) & Julia Lovell (Birkbeck College, University of London) Steering Committee and Discussants: Chen Xingcan, Lothar von Falkenhausen, Rowan Flad, Ye Wa This call for papers invites contributions for a workshop to prepare an edited…

CfP: 24th EACS Biennial Conference 2022

When? 24-27 August 2022 Where? Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic Please find in the attachment below the official Call for Papers of our forthcoming 24th Biennial Conference of the European Association for Chinese Studies, which is taking place 24-27 August 2022 in Olomouc, Czech Republic. The conference is jointly organized by the EACS and the…

EAAA Online panels

When? 5 October – 30 November, 2021 Where? Online; Organized by European Association for Asian Art and Archaeology and University of Ljubljana The topics of the panel discussions are diverse and cross-cultural as they discuss different aspects in different regions of Asia, hopefully contributing to a comprehensive understanding of the wider spread of certain ideas,…

Special Issue: East Asia in Slovenia

Vol. 9 No. 3 (2021): Special Issue: East Asia in Slovenia: Collecting Practices, Categorization and Representation Azijke Študije / Asian Studies is an open access publication of University of Ljubljana. Its most. recent issue covers collecting of East Asian material culture in Slovenia from different angles. Image: a blue-and-white porcelain plate (Slovenian museums) © Minna…

Research Opportunity: NTS Chinese ceramics

Application deadline: Fri 15 October 2021. Chinese Ceramic Collections of National Trust for Scotland (NTS) The National Trust for Scotland is an independent conservation charity that protects and shares some of the country’s most precious historic places, collections and natural landscapes on behalf of the people of Scotland.Since 1931, our love for Scotland has fuelled…

Event: Untold Stories: Women in the Asian Art Trade

When? Thursday 30 September from 8:30 AM Eastern Standard Time to 12:00 PM Eastern Standard Time Where? Online – organised by Freer Gallery of Art Gallery & Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Washington DC), the Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA), and the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation (Berlin) This program highlights the often overlooked—but nevertheless profound—influence of…

Vacancy: Assistant Curator, Asia

Where? National Museums of Edinburgh (NMS), Scotland Deadline for applications: October 1, 2021 For details see: Assistant Curator, Asia Supporting our Asia Section with a curatorial focus on the East Asian collections from Japan, China, Korea and the Himalayas. The Asia Section cares for more than 40,000 objects from China, Japan, Korea, the Himalayas, the…

Lecture series: Methods in Sinology

What & When: Online Lecture Series “Methods in Sinology“, University of Zurich & University of Pennsylvania, Autumn Semester 2021, starting on 16 September and taking place every Thursday at 5 pm CET. The goal of the project is to introduce research practices in different sub-fields of Sinology that scholars adopt, but are not always transparent:…