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Scholarships for Canadian academics, students and professionals

Scholarships for Canadian academics, students and professionals: Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program, 2019-2020 Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research, language studies or a combination of studies and language studies at participating Chinese institutions. Program name: Canada-China […]

[Call for Participation]Modern Language Association forum in pre-14th Century Chinese Literature

A message from the executive committee: The Modern Language Association forum in pre-14th Century Chinese Literature is currently welcoming suggestions for thematic panels to be proposed for the 2020 MLA convention in Seattle. We will need to make formal proposals to the MLA in early 2019, so we would welcome informal suggestions from interested scholars now […]

Master’s programs and scholarship opportunities at the Hopkins-Nanjing Center

Here is an opportunity for The University of British Columbia students to earn a graduate certificate or master’s degree in China, advance their Mandarin language skills, and gain a multidisciplinary foundation in international affairs and China studies at the Hopkins-Nanjing Center. Students with Mandarin proficiency at the intermediate to advanced level with an interest in studying in […]

In memory of Louis Cha 金庸

In memory of the great writer and thoughtful commentator, Louis Cha 金庸, who passed away this week. 金庸:我的中国历史观

NATSA Undergraduate Paper Competition and Professional Skill Webinar

The North American Taiwan Studies Association (NATSA) starts to invite submission for its first Undergraduate Research Paper competition! The winner will receive a $250 cash award and be invited to present at NATSA’s annual conference in Seattle on May 16-18, 2019. Click here for more information. Also, don’t miss the next webinar—click here to learn […]

2018 全球城市圓桌會議 Global City Roundtable

香港研究是以「香港」作為中心分析對象的跨學科區域研究,而香港 研究學院成立於2015年7月, 是目前香港大專院校中唯一專門推動香港研究的學院。 香港研究學院以「世界香港」為策略方向, 從事以香港為中心的知識創造和傳遞, 致力於建立跨地域的香港研究社群。 Hong Kong Studies is an interdisciplinary field of area studies that takes “Hong Kong” as a central subject of analysis, and The Academy of Hong Kong Studies (AHKS), established in July 2015, is the first academy dedicated to fostering Hong Kong Studies within local tertiary institutions. Adopting the strategic direction […]

[Call for Papers]The 29th Annual Conference of the Centre for Comparative Literature,

The organizing committee of the 29th Annual Conference welcomes academic and artistic submissions (e.g. poetry, performance, visual arts) that engage with aspects of temporality. Suggested topics include, but are not limited to: Representations of Time in the Arts     “Pre-modern” Conceptions of Time Time and the Postcolonial Indigenous Temporalities Time, Memory, Trauma Ruins, Monuments, and […]

North American Taiwan Studies Association 2019 Annual Conference

The 25th North American Taiwan Studies Association 2019 Annual Conference will be held on May 16-18th at the University of Washington, Seattle. This conference invites and encourages studies related to Taiwan in all disciplines, and will invite panels that compare Taiwan, or any aspect of Taiwan, with findings from other regions to engage in a […]

Seeking Study Participants to Participate in a Project about Online Dating in Canada

A project about online dating in Canada, with a special emphasis on online dating experiences of Chinese immigrants and native-born Canadians, is looking for study participants. If you have any online dating experience and are interested to join, please email yue.qian@ubc.ca. 

UBC China Studies Forum

UBC China Studies Forum contains regular series of meetings and talks for the UBC China studies community, offering opportunity for conversation as well as presentations. The forum is made up of three research groups: China in the World, China&, and China Environmental Science and Sustainability Research Group (CESS). Events List: September 12, 2018: Fires in […]