News

3 years ago
The "Chinese Bridge" speech contest, organized by the Chinese consulate in Los Angeles, and hosted by the Confucius Institute at the UA, took place on April 26th on the UA campus. Contestants in this year’s competition were college and... Read More
3 years ago
The 12th Annual Tucson Japanese Speech Contest was held at Pima Community College Northwest Campus on April 26st.  Nineteen students from East Asian Studies Japanese Language Program competed with seven other students from Pima Community... Read More
3 years ago
Dr. Jiang Wu was recently invited to UC Berkeley to attend a forum featuring the abbot of Shaolin Temple Shi Yongxin from China and served as his translator during the discussion. Entitled “Gongfu and Meditation in Buddhist Practice: A... Read More
3 years ago
Dr. Jiang Wu recently received the Provost’s Author Support Fund ($1,100) from the Provost’s Office of the University of Arizona to help to defray the cost of indexing his new book forthcoming from Oxford University Press. This book,... Read More
3 years ago
Dr. Pinnington has come out with another volume of Monumenta Nipponica, The Early HIstory of the Noh Play!
3 years ago
Our very own Dr. Philip Gabriel is featured in the TImes of India for his English translation of Haruki Murakami's latest novel, "Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage." Check out the link to the article here!  
3 years ago
We are proud to announce the first volume of the Arizona Undergraduate Journal of East Asian Studies.    Objective:    "The aim of this journal is to facilitate discussion on subjects regarding East Asia, and to give undergraduates an... Read More
3 years ago
Xiaowen Nie, doctoral student in Chinese linguistics, will present with Dr. Wenhao Diao a paper entitled "Mainland Chinese's Perception of Taiwan Mandarin" at the 22nd annual Symposium on Language and Society (SALSA) to be held on April 11... Read More
3 years ago
Our first annual Lunar New Years Festival was a big success! Click on the links to view pictures of the event.  Dr. Welter and Dr. Diao in Cultural Attire Ikebana Students Singing ÁúãÈÅé‰æÜ Langlais Sensai Karate Shih Laoshi Student... Read More
3 years ago
Dr. Duff was at the U of A on Friday, February 7th, as a part of the EAS Department's Colloquium Series.

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