Information about the Border Studies Summer School at Hokkaido University, to be held this coming July, is now available, please see http://cafs.kyushu-u.ac.jp/borders/events/1380.html.
The 8th in our series of Border Bites comes from Mark Turin of the University of British Columbia, who reflects “On Linguistic Borders: Official Language Policy in Settler-Colonial Nations”
All eight of our scrumptious border snacks are available from HERE.
This Saturday, January 27, will see the final conference hosted at Kyushu University by the Center for Asia-Pacific Future Studies, which will sadly be closing its doors at the end of March.
The Conference will run from 1230 to 1830 at Kyushu University’s Nishijin Plaza. More information can be found under ‘Events’, or by viewing the poster HERE.
On October 9, Kyushu University Professors Akihiro Iwashita and Chisako Masuo spoke at an event hosted by Kings College, London. Professor Masuo questioned ‘Can the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative Bring Pax-Sinica to Eurasia?’, while Professor Iwashita examined ‘The US-Russia-China-Japan Quandrangle: Multiple Perspectives on Northeast Asia’.
The event was hosted by the War Studies department and chaired by Dr Natasha Kuhrt, with commentary provided by Dr Giulio Pugliese.
A video of the event is available HERE.
KUBS Professor Akihiro Iwashita and Kyushu University’s Professor Chisako Masuo will offer their take on Eurasian Geopolitics at King’s College, London, on 9 October 2017.
For more details see HERE.
On October 4, Lindsey DeWitt will discuss the recent inscription of the island of Okinoshima and Munakata Shrine as World Heritage over the longue duree.
For further details please see: http://asianstudies-kyushu.com/event/okinoshima-and-munakata-shrine-a-story-of-outstanding-universal-value/
See details of our summer seminar, featuring Professors David Welch, Jaroslaw Janczak & Seung Hyok Lee speaking on security issues spanning several borders in Northeast Asia, HERE.
Edward Boyle was invited to participate as an instructor for the EU Golden Week Seminar, an intensive session on EU politics and international relations hosted by the EU Center here at Kyushu University.