Dr. Yoshio's article, "Performing the Woman Writer: Literature, Media, and Gender Politics in Tamura Toshiko's Akirame and 'Onna sakusha,'" was recently published in the journal Japanese Language and Literature.
Professor Marr, who has been conducting fieldwork as a Social Science Research Council/Center for Global Partnership Abe Fellow in Japan since May 2014, proposed to show the film "Right to Wynwood," in Kamagasaki, Osaka to stoke debate about art and gentrification in global cites.
Dr. Steven Heine's latest book entitled "Zen Koans" was recently published by University of Hawai'i Press. Click here for book details and to read a review.
Reigistration for the Spring 2015 is now open. Click here to view a selected list of Asian Studies courses. For the complete list, please visit: http://asian.fiu.edu/courses/
Come support Dr. Steven Heine at his book signing event of "Zen Koans" at Books & Books January 21 at 6:30 p.m. This thought-provoking work elucidates some of the complex features of Koan literature, making it a great piece for students and experts of East Asian religion and culture.
The annual Southern Japan Seminar (SJS) promotes research and educational activities of Japan-related scholars in the Southeastern United States. This year’s event will be held in Florida International University’s MMC Campus at the MARC Pavilion on Friday, February 27, 2015.