Call for Speakers for “Storytelling Day and South Asian Cultural Dialogue"

April 26, 2018

Please see the following message requesting speakers for an upcoming Asia-related event! Greetings, My name is Jashodhara Sen. I am a PhD student in Theatre and Performance Studies. I am looking for two South Asian women speakers for an event that takes place on June 6th and 16th. I’m organizing... Read more »

Don't Miss Out on these Asia-Related Courses for Fall 2018!

April 23, 2018

CAS is also pleased to announce a number of exciting Asia-related courses that are being offered this semester. Looking to add a last-minute course? Interested in learning more about Asia in Fall 2018? Click course titles below for descriptions and schedules! ASIA 2000: Gateway to Asian Studies ASIA 4300: Special... Read more »

Philology and the Study of Classical Chinese Literature: An International Symposium on the Future of Sinology in the 21st Century This Weekend, 4/20-22

April 19, 2018

The Department of Asian Languages & Civilizations at the University of Colorado, Boulder, is delighted to announce a conference in honor of the 70th birthday of Professor Paul W. Kroll. “Philology and the Study of Classical Chinese Literature: An International Symposium on the Future of Sinology in the 21st Century”... Read more »

"An Evening with Shunsaku Hayashi," Monday, April 16, 2018 @ 7 p.m.

April 12, 2018

Please join us Monday, April 16, 2018 @ 7 p.m. in VAC 1B20 for a free film screening of several short films by Japanese filmmaker Shunsaku Hayashi! Japanese painter and animator, Shunsaku Hayashi from Osaka, will be in attendance to present his three most recent short films. Railment, Interstitial, and... Read more »

Congratulations to Joanne Sakaguchi on Her Retirement from CU Boulder!

April 10, 2018

The Center for Asian Studies and Program for Teaching East Asia want to recognize Joanne Sakaguchi, Assistant for Grant Administration, for her many contributions over the past ten years. Joanne will retire from the University at the end of this week. Joanne was instrumental in supporting CAS and TEA grants... Read more »

Skype Mothers and Facebook Daughters, Tuesday, April 12, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m.

April 9, 2018

Please join us this Tuesday, April 12 at 3:30 p.m. in Abrams Lounge of the C4C for "Skype Mothers and Facebook Daughters: How Technology is Transforming Care Work in Transnational Families," a talk by Professor Francisco-Menchavez. Valerie Francisco-Menchavez, Assistant Professor of Sociology and Sexuality Studies at San Francisco State University,... Read more »

Join Us for CLAC Week! (April 10-13, 2018)

April 5, 2018

The University of Colorado Boulder’s Center for Asian Studies (CAS) is celebrating “CLAC WEEK” on April 10-13. Since the 1980s, universities throughout the country have integrated Cultures and Languages Across the Curriculum (CLAC) programs into their wider undergraduate curricula in order to foster international literacy and intercultural competence skills for... Read more »

2018 CUBASGA Graduate Conference A Success!

April 2, 2018

The CU Boulder Asian Studies Graduate Association (CUBASGA) held its annual graduate student conference on February 23 rd and 24 th , 2018. Since 1998, the organization has presented this conference to provide graduate students from CU Boulder and elsewhere with a forum to present their original research on East... Read more »

Colorado Journal of Asian Studies Call for Papers

March 22, 2018

We are happy to announce that Summer 2017 issue of the Colorado Journal of Asian Studies has been posted. This issue contains articles on “Boys’ Love” in Japanese manga (Leandra Laws); the travels of the Japanese monk, Ennin (Kurt Schreiber); and representations of the May Fourth Movement in China (Angelica... Read more »

Gerald Roche: New Views on Tibet's Linguistic Diversity, This Wednesday, March 21 @ 3 p.m.

March 19, 2018

Please join us this Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 3 p.m. in HUMN 1B80 for a lecture by Professor Gerald Roche on Tibetan linguistics! Research on Tibet’s linguistic diversity in the West dates back to at least the mid-nineteenth century. However, a surge in descriptive and documentary linguistics in the... Read more »