Please see the flyers and enrollment dates for spring 2014 courses.
Dr. Steven Heine recently published "Is it a dog's world?" on Oxford University Press' Blog: Academic Insights for the Thinking World based on his book "Like Cats and Dogs: Contesting the Mu Kōan in Zen Buddhism."
Dr. Matthew Marr, Assistant Professor of Sociology, has published a news article on the Miami Herald titled, "To help Miami's homeless, increase available housing." Click here to read it.
Here is the list of the upcoming Asian Studies events for the Fall 2013 semester.
Japan Immersion Day: "¡Viva Japón! Taiko & Etc. " will be on Monday, December 16th, 2013. There will be a Cultural Performance from 9:00-11:30 AM (Free and open to the public) and afterwards the Japanese Workshops from 12:00-2:00pm (which requires a fee and registration: Deadline is November 20, 2013). Sponsored by the Association for Florida Teachers of Japanese (AFTJ). Click here for details.
"In 1998, a shipwreck was discovered by fishermen just off the coast of Belitung Island in the Gelasa Strait between Sumatra and Borneo. The wreck dates to around 830 and constitutes the single most significant collection of archaeologically recovered materials from the Tang Dynasty."