News - Institute for Asian Studies
Monday, June 6, 2016
Monday, April 18, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty; and Larry Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty, had a $64,750 grant with the United States-Japan Foundation (New York) renewed for Portland State University’s Center for Japanese Studies in the College of Liberal Art
»Sharon Carstens, Anthropology and International Studies faculty, presented “Language Identities and Ideologies among Chinese in Multilingual Malaysia” at an International Institute for Asian Studies Conference titled Language, Power and Identity in As
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Monday, April 4, 2016
»Barbara Brower, Geography faculty, presented a paper titled “What's the Harm in a Name? Anthropocene et al. and the History of Himalayan Scholarship” at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers in San Francisco.
»Britt Crow-Miller, Geography faculty, presented a paper titled “Sustainable Urban Water Management in North China” at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers in San Francisco.
»Priya Kapoor, International and Global Studies faculty, presented “World Audiences Watch Bollywood: Finding a Political Voice Discussing My Name is Khan” at the American Comparative Literature Association conference at Harvard University, March 18.
Monday, March 28, 2016
»Emiko Konomi, Business Administration faculty, co-authored “Japanese Kanji Flash Cards Kit Volume 2: Kanji 201-400: Intermediate Level,” to be published in June.
Monday, March 21, 2016
Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Monday, March 7, 2016
»Ken Ruoff, History, authored "Idõ suru teikoku—ehagaki ga kataru DaiNihon teikoku” (Empire of Mobility: What Postcards Tell Us about the Empire of Japan), an essay published in Japanese in The Annual Bulletin of the Global Exchange Organization for Resear
Friday, February 19, 2016
Monday, February 15, 2016
»Laurence Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty, received a $2,500 mini grant from the Japan Foundation of Los Angeles on behalf of the Center for Japanese Studies. It will support of the upcoming English-language kabuki performances of “Revenge
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, was invited as an expert to present at a special theme session titled “Immersion Chinese Education at K-12 Levels in the U.S. in General and Oregon in Particular” and gave an invited panel presentation titled “T
Monday, February 8, 2016
»Emiko Konomi, Business Administration faculty, authored a textbook titled Beginning Japanese for Professionals: Book 1, published through the PDXScholar Open Access Textbooks of Portland State University Library in January 2016.
»Meiru Liu, Business Administration faculty, gave an invited lecture for graduate students on “New Concept and Methods in Chinese Language Teaching Overseas” at Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China, Dec. 11.
Monday, January 25, 2016
»Akiko Hashimoto, Sociology visiting faculty, received the North Central Sociological Association’s 2016 Scholarly Achievement Award for her book The Long Defeat: Cultural Trauma, Memory, and Identity in Japan, Oxford University Press, 2015.
Friday, January 22, 2016
Monday, January 4, 2016
»Emiko Konomi, Business Administration faculty, presented “Pre-advanced Japanese: The Textbook and Pedagogy” at the 2015 Confederation in Oregon Language Teaching-Language in Motion fall conference in Portland, Oct. 10.
Thursday, December 31, 2015