Harvard's Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations is seeking applications for a College Fellow in the study of pre-modern Japanese humanities. The College Fellows Program at the Faculty of Arts and Sciences identifies exceptional scholars who have recently completed their doctoral work and have demonstrated excellence in teaching. Read more about Job Opportunity in Pre-modern Japanese Humanities
New media is transforming the economic, political, legal, and everyday life of East Asia. In South Korea, video game tournaments made it to prime time television, whereas in North Korea, mobile phone users form secret networks. In China, the film box office is growing by over 30% every year while the Internet challenges the Party’s monopoly of information. In Japan, social networks substituted traditional news in the wake of the earthquake, tsunami and nuclear catastrophe, while its popular culture spread all over Asia through fan-produced materials. Read more about East Asia Media Ecologies
The Japanese Language Program will be holding a make-up exam on Wednesday, Sept. 3rd from 3:30-5:30pm in Vanserg 25A. Please note that there has been a location change for this time, which is Vanserg 25A. To register for the exam, please email the Program Assistant, Alejandra Dean, at email@example.com.
The Japanese Language Program will be holding a make-up exam on Thursday, Aug. 28th from 2-4pm in the 5 Bryant St. first floor seminar room. To register for the exam, please email the Program Assistant, Alejandra Dean, at firstname.lastname@example.org.