Author Archive: All posts by Cindy Briffa-Chen

Curious Minds: DISCOVERING JAPAN: AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO THE LAND OF THE RISING SUN

Tuesdays, May 14 – June 18
In this six-part series, Japanese sociologist Momo Kano Podolsky will take us on a lively journey through her ancestral land, introducing us to the traditions and folkways of one of the world’s most fascinating countries. Continue reading →

Seijin Shiki 2019 Toronto

Sunday, February 24, 2pm at the Japanese Canadian Culture Centre (JCCC) Continue reading →

TANAKA FUND Grant to Support Promising Junior Japanese Studies Scholars 2018

Masters or Doctoral level students: Grants up to a maximum of $10,000 are available. Application deadline: January 6, 2019 Continue reading →

31st annual JSAC conference in Edmonton

Hosted by Prince Takamado Japan Centre for Teaching and Research at the University of Alberta in collaboration with the University of Calgary
11-14 October 2018, Edmonton, AB

Government of Japan Endowment to U of T for Centre for the Study of Global Japan

The University of Toronto will establish an endowed chair in Japanese politics and global affairs, and launch the Centre for the Study of Global Japan within the Munk School of Global Affairs thanks to a generous contribution of US$5million from … Continue reading →