TOPICS|International Research Center for Japanese Studies (Nichibunken) The mission of the International Research Center for Japanese Studies (Nichibunken), as an inter-university research institute funded by the government, is to promote and support the study of Japanese culture and history through international collaboration and cooperation and to support the work of scholars in Japanese studies in other countries. http://topics.nichibun.ac.jp/en/ en Newly Published International Research Center for Japanese Studies Prospectus 2018 http://www.nichibun.ac.jp/en/about/prospectus/index.html Newly Published International Research Center for Japanese Studies Prospectus 2018 Announcements Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 250th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Sharing the Outcomes of Team Research at Nichibunken: Part 1" ::2018.09.20 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2018/09/20/s001/index.html The 250th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Sharing the Outcomes of Team Research at Nichibunken: Part 1" For Researchers Tue, 07 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 230th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Buddhist Expertise on Embryology, Childbirth, and Women's Health in Medieval Japan" ::2018.09.06 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2018/09/06/s001/index.html The 230th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Buddhist Expertise on Embryology, Childbirth, and Women's Health in Medieval Japan" For Researchers Mon, 06 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 323rd Nichibunken Forum "A Comparison of ‛Disaster Literature' in Japan and Korea and Its Cultural Background" ::2018.09.11 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/cal/2018/09/11/index.html The 323rd Nichibunken Forum "A Comparison of ‛Disaster Literature' in Japan and Korea and Its Cultural Background" Open Event Tue, 24 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published International Research Center for Japanese Studies Brochure 2018 (English) http://www.nichibun.ac.jp/en/about/prospectus/index.html Newly Published International Research Center for Japanese Studies Brochure 2018 (English) Announcements Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0900 New Book Available Online in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Crasso) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/kicho.html New Book Available Online in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Crasso) Databases Thu, 05 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Nichibunken Databases (Kojiruien Full Text) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/kojiruien-zenbun.html Nichibunken Databases (Kojiruien Full Text) Databases Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Submission Guidelines for "Japan Review" http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/announce/jr/index.html Submission Guidelines for "Japan Review" Call for Papers Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Submission Guidelines for "Nihon kenkyū" No.59 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/announce/nike/index.html Submission Guidelines for "Nihon kenkyū" No.59 Call for Papers Tue, 26 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 14th Nichibunken-IHJ Forum "Social Functions in Japanese Brazilian Society: Karaoke, Films, and Haiku" ::2018.07.27 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/kohenkai/s005/cal/2018/07/27/index.html The 14th Nichibunken-IHJ Forum "Social Functions in Japanese Brazilian Society: Karaoke, Films, and Haiku" Open Event Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 249th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Reflections on the Consortium for Global Japanese Studies: A Review of Why Global Japanese Studies?" ::2018.07.19 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2018/07/19/s001/index.html The 249th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Reflections on the Consortium for Global Japanese Studies: A Review of Why Global Japanese Studies?" For Researchers Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0900 New Books Available Online in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Adams, Pinkerton, Thunberg) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/kicho.html New Books Available Online in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Adams, Pinkerton, Thunberg) Databases Wed, 13 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 229th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Illustrating "Aesop: The Tales of Isopo Scrolls" and Transformation of the Mediterranean World into the Chinese Visual Field" ::2018.07.05 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2018/07/05/s001/index.html The 229th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Illustrating "Aesop: The Tales of Isopo Scrolls" and Transformation of the Mediterranean World into the Chinese Visual Field" For Researchers Fri, 08 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 248th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Wonders and Marvels in Early Modern Academic Knowledge" ::2018.06.21 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2018/06/21/s001/index.html The 248th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Wonders and Marvels in Early Modern Academic Knowledge" For Researchers Fri, 25 May 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 228th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Scenario Culture: Rethinking Authors and Audiences of Postwar Japanese Cinema" ::2018.06.07 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2018/06/07/s001/index.html The 228th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Scenario Culture: Rethinking Authors and Audiences of Postwar Japanese Cinema" For Researchers Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 +0900 New Books Available Online in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Amati, Palmer) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/kicho.html New Books Available Online in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Amati, Palmer) Databases Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 322nd Nichibunken Forum "About Kanō Jigorō and Modern China: Intellectuality and Wisdom beyond the Times" ::2018.06.12 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/cal/2018/06/12/index.html The 322nd Nichibunken Forum "About Kanō Jigorō and Modern China: Intellectuality and Wisdom beyond the Times" Open Event Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 247th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "The Experience of the Popular Culture Project in Mexico, and the Search for Trans-locality" ::2018.05.24 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2018/05/24/s001/index.html The 247th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "The Experience of the Popular Culture Project in Mexico, and the Search for Trans-locality" For Researchers Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Nichibunken Databases (Overseas Japanese-language Newspapers) http://topics.nichibun.ac.jp/en/sheet/2018/04/18/s001/index.html Nichibunken Databases (Overseas Japanese-language Newspapers) Databases Wed, 18 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 227th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "The Interrelation of Academic and Artistic Approaches to the Reconstruction of Japanese Court Music: From Historiographies to Historiophonies" ::2018.05.10 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2018/05/10/s001/index.html The 227th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "The Interrelation of Academic and Artistic Approaches to the Reconstruction of Japanese Court Music: From Historiographies to Historiophonies" For Researchers Mon, 16 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 321st Nichibunken Forum "The Film War for Japan’s Collective War Memory" ::2018.05.08 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/cal/2018/05/08/index.html The 321st Nichibunken Forum "The Film War for Japan’s Collective War Memory" Open Event Fri, 13 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published Catalogue of pre-1900 printed books on Japan in European languages in the Library of the International Research Center for Japanese Studies No.4 http://topics.nichibun.ac.jp/en/sheet/2018/04/12/s002/index.html Newly Published Catalogue of pre-1900 printed books on Japan in European languages in the Library of the International Research Center for Japanese Studies No.4 Publications Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Nichibunken Databases (Heian-Period Chronicles) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/heian-diaries.html Nichibunken Databases (Heian-Period Chronicles) Databases Wed, 11 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published International Research Symposium Proceedings No. 49 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/item/kosh/2018-03-30/pub Newly Published International Research Symposium Proceedings No. 49 Publications Mon, 09 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published Nichibunken Monograph Series No.20 "Philosophy Live : A Perspective from Japan" http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/item/mono/2018-00-00/pub Newly Published Nichibunken Monograph Series No.20 "Philosophy Live : A Perspective from Japan" Publications Wed, 04 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published Nichibunken Forum Lecture No.264 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/item/foru/2018-03-30/pub Newly Published Nichibunken Forum Lecture No.264 Publications Fri, 30 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Nichibunken Databases (Folklore Illustrations) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/esoshi.html Nichibunken Databases (Folklore Illustrations) Databases Thu, 29 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published “Nihon kenkyū” No.57 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/item/nike/2018-03-30/pub Newly Published “Nihon kenkyū” No.57 Publications Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published "Nichibunken" No.60 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/item/nich/2018-03-31/pub Newly Published "Nichibunken" No.60 Publications Fri, 23 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0900 New Maps Added in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Faden, Nolin, Pinkerton, Cary, Walch, Thomson, Neele, Vandermaelen, Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, Dufour, Bocage, Vuillemin, Marmocchi) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/kicho.html New Maps Added in the Rare Books and Maps on Japan in European Languages Database (Faden, Nolin, Pinkerton, Cary, Walch, Thomson, Neele, Vandermaelen, Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, Dufour, Bocage, Vuillemin, Marmocchi) Databases Tue, 20 Mar 2018 00:00:00 +0900