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.
Japan Immersion Day T-Shirt Design Contest! Last day to submit your design is Nov. 15, 2013.
Dr. Jin Zeng's new book, State-Led Privatization In China: The Politics of Economic Reform, is now available.
Spring 2014 graduate and undergraduate courses are now available to view on our website.
For everyone interested in Korea, the Asian Studies Program now has a Korean Club. The club is currently raising money for two speakers, EatYourKimchi, to speak at FIU and raise Korean culture awareness.
Dr. Steven Heine's new book, Like Cats and Dogs:Contesting the Mu Kōan in Zen Buddhism [Forthcoming]
Dr. Steven Heine, Professor and Director of Asian Studies, has a new forthcoming book with Oxford University Press titled, "Like Cats and Dogs: Contesting the Mu Kōan in Zen Buddhism."
The Asian Studies Newsletter for the Academic Year 2012-2013 is now available online.
The Asian Studies Program has received an Institutional Project Support Program Grant from the Japan Foundation, for a collaborative project called "The South Florida Partnership in Japanese Studies (SFPJS) Housed at FIU." This project lasting from 2013-2017 will greatly enhance knowledge and critical analysis of Japanese history and culture through developing an interdisciplinary curriculum and supporting a multi-institutional consortium for promoting research, teaching, and outreach.