News - Institute for Asian Studies
Monday, November 16, 2015
»Jeremy Spoon, Anthropology faculty, received a National Science Foundation RAPID grant titled “Disaster as a Catalyst for Social-Ecological Transformation,” which will focus on critical transitions during the recovery following the April/May 2015 Nepal ea
Monday, November 9, 2015
»Michele Gamburd, Anthropology faculty, authored the chapter “Sri Lankan Migration from Sri Lanka to the Gulf: Female Breadwinners and Domestic Workers” in the edited volume South Asian Migration to Gulf Countries: Histories, Policies, Development, pp. 226
»Jon Holt, World Languages and Literatures faculty, gave a talk at Clackamas Community College on Japanese comic books, titled “Manga Is My Life: Manga and Gekiga Genres in Tatsumi Yoshihiro’s A Drifting Life,” Nov. 3.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
»Emiko Konomi, School of Business Assistant Professor, Master of International Management, Wins John Eliot Allen Outstanding Teaching Award
Monday, November 2, 2015
»Susan Chan, Music faculty, recorded a CD titled "Echoes of China: Contemporary Piano Music," which features two commissioned works and other works by internationally renowned Chinese composers Zhou Long, Doming Lam, Alexina Louie, Tan Dun and Chen Yi. The
Friday, October 30, 2015
Monday, October 26, 2015
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, delivered a keynote speech titled "The China Dream: What Does It Mean for Developing Countries?" at the conference China's Changing Relations with Developing Countries: Implications for U.S. Policy at the Sc
»Mel Gurtov, Political Science emeritus faculty, was interviewed on China Radio International Sept. 14 concerning China-Japan relations.
»Patricia Wetzel, World Languages and Literatures faculty, presented a paper titled “Rhetoric in Japanese Advertising” at the Midwest Council on Asian Affairs at Washington University in St. Louis, Oct. 16-18.
Monday, October 19, 2015
»Junghee Lee, Art + Design faculty, published an article titled "The Three Lineages of the Polychrome Paintings of The Nine Cloud Dream dating to the Second Half of the 19th Century,” in The Paek-san Pakpo No. 102: pp. 107-146.
»Xia Zhang, Anthropology departmental affiliate, published the article “One Life For Sale: Youth Culture, Labor Politics, and New Idealism in China,” in Positions: Asia Critique, Vol. 23, Issue 3: pp. 515-543.
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Tuesday, October 6, 2015