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 The 325th Nichibunken Forum "A Tale of Feline Fiends and Mousy Men: The Otogizoshi Shuten Dōji and an Early Modern Parodic Handscroll" ::2019.01.11 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/cal/2019/01/11/index.html The 325th Nichibunken Forum "A Tale of Feline Fiends and Mousy Men: The Otogizoshi Shuten Dōji and an Early Modern Parodic Handscroll" Open Event Wed, 12 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Nichibunken Databases (Paintings of Strange Phenomena and Yōkai (Ghosts, Monsters, Spirits)) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/yokaigazou.html Nichibunken Databases (Paintings of Strange Phenomena and Yōkai (Ghosts, Monsters, Spirits)) Databases Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 53rd International Research Symposium "Meiji Japan in World History/Meiji Japan and World History" ::2018.12.14-2018.12.16 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/intr_kenkyu_shukai/cal/2018/12/14/s001/index.html The 53rd International Research Symposium "Meiji Japan in World History/Meiji Japan and World History" For Researchers Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Invitations for Special Inter-Institutional Research Fellows http://www.nichibun.ac.jp/en/education/special_s.html Invitations for Special Inter-Institutional Research Fellows Graduate Education Tue, 04 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 252st Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "How to process old dates on a computer? - The new concept of "Time Information Science"" ::2018.12.20 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2018/12/20/s001/index.html The 252st Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "How to process old dates on a computer? - The new concept of "Time Information Science"" For Researchers Fri, 30 Nov 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, 28 Nov 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 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 232nd Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Japanese Folk Performing Arts as Intangible Heritage" ::2018.12.06 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2018/12/06/s001/index.html The 232nd Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Japanese Folk Performing Arts as Intangible Heritage" For Researchers Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published "Nichibunken" No.61 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/nich/ Newly Published "Nichibunken" No.61 Publications Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 251st Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "The Third International Conference of the East Asian Consortium of Japanese Studies - and Beyond" ::2018.11.29 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2018/11/29/s001/index.html The 251st Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "The Third International Conference of the East Asian Consortium of Japanese Studies - and Beyond" For Researchers Mon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 324th Nichibunken Forum "The Transformation of Family in Aged and Aging Societies in Asia: Research on the Social Welfare for the Elderly in Underpopulated Areas in Japan" ::2018.12.11 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/cal/2018/12/11/index.html The 324th Nichibunken Forum "The Transformation of Family in Aged and Aging Societies in Asia: Research on the Social Welfare for the Elderly in Underpopulated Areas in Japan" Open Event Thu, 01 Nov 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 Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published Team Research Reports No.132 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/kyke/ Newly Published Team Research Reports No.132 Publications Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published Nichibunken Japanese Studies Series No.56 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/niso/ Newly Published Nichibunken Japanese Studies Series No.56 Publications Wed, 17 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Nichibunken Databases (Ukiyo-e Geijutsu) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/u-geijyutsu.html Nichibunken Databases (Ukiyo-e Geijutsu) Databases Thu, 11 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Nichibunken Open Day 2018 "Kyōto to Jidaigeki" ::2018.11.23 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/kohkai/cal/2018/11/23/index.html Nichibunken Open Day 2018 "Kyōto to Jidaigeki" Open Event Thu, 04 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 231st Nichibunken Evening Seminar "A. K. Coomaraswamy and Japan: A Link between Colonial India and Annexed Korea" ::2018.11.08 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2018/11/08/s001/index.html The 231st Nichibunken Evening Seminar "A. K. Coomaraswamy and Japan: A Link between Colonial India and Annexed Korea" For Researchers Wed, 26 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Visiting Research Scholar (Team Research Organizer) 2020-2021 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/employment/team.html#kokugai Visiting Research Scholar (Team Research Organizer) 2020-2021 Job Opportunities Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Notice of Databases Temporarily Unavailable Due to Maintenance http://topics.nichibun.ac.jp/en/sheet/2018/09/21/s001/index.html Notice of Databases Temporarily Unavailable Due to Maintenance Databases Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 15th Nichibunken-IHJ Forum “History of Religions in Postwar Japan: As Seen Through the Encyclopedia of Contemporary Words” ::2018.12.05 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/kohenkai/s005/cal/2018/12/05/index.html The 15th Nichibunken-IHJ Forum “History of Religions in Postwar Japan: As Seen Through the Encyclopedia of Contemporary Words” Open Event Fri, 07 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published "NICHIBUNKEN NEWSLETTER" No.97 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/news/ Newly Published "NICHIBUNKEN NEWSLETTER" No.97 Publications Mon, 03 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Visiting Research Scholars 2020-2021 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/employment/index.html#gaikenkobo Visiting Research Scholars 2020-2021 Announcements Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0900 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