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 Nichibunken Databases (Korean Photo Picture Postcards) http://db.nichibun.ac.jp/en/category/chousen.html Nichibunken Databases (Korean Photo Picture Postcards) Databases Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0900 Newly published International Research Symposium Proceedings No.52 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/kosh/ Newly published International Research Symposium Proceedings No.52 Publications Tue, 19 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 157th Lecture "Yoshida Shoin and the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom (1851-1864)" ::2019.02.15 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/lecture/cal/2019/02/15/index.html The 157th Lecture "Yoshida Shoin and the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom (1851-1864)" For Researchers Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 327th Nichibunken Forum "The ideological origins of China’s modern revolution: Concerning the acceptance of state-founding thought from Japan" ::2019.03.12 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/cal/2019/03/12/index.html The 327th Nichibunken Forum "The ideological origins of China’s modern revolution: Concerning the acceptance of state-founding thought from Japan" Open Event Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 234th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Legacies of Religious Freedom in American-Occupied Japan ― State Shintō, New Religions, and Buddhist War Responsibility" ::2019.03.07 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2019/03/07/s001/index.html The 234th Nichibunken Evening Seminar "Legacies of Religious Freedom in American-Occupied Japan ― State Shintō, New Religions, and Buddhist War Responsibility" For Researchers Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0900 Submission Guidelines for "Nihon kenkyū" No.60 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/announce/nike/index.html Submission Guidelines for "Nihon kenkyū" No.60 Call for Papers Thu, 07 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 254th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "What you learn, and what you can learn at Nichibunken - The Challenge of the Theory and Methodology Seminars" ::2019.02.21 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2019/02/21/s001/index.html The 254th Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "What you learn, and what you can learn at Nichibunken - The Challenge of the Theory and Methodology Seminars" For Researchers Fri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published "NICHIBUNKEN NEWSLETTER" No.98 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/news/ Newly Published "NICHIBUNKEN NEWSLETTER" No.98 Publications Thu, 24 Jan 2019 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 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 233rd Nichibunken Evening Seminar "The Kites of Shirone - How to Make a Small City Known Worldwide" ::2019.02.07 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/evening_seminar/cal/2019/02/07/s001/index.html The 233rd Nichibunken Evening Seminar "The Kites of Shirone - How to Make a Small City Known Worldwide" For Researchers Thu, 17 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 326th Nichibunken Forum "On Animal Gift Giving in the International Relations of Ancient Japan" ::2019.02.12 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/cal/2019/02/12/index.html The 326th Nichibunken Forum "On Animal Gift Giving in the International Relations of Ancient Japan" Open Event Fri, 11 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 253rd Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Sharing the Outcomes of Team Research at Nichibunken: Part 2" ::2019.01.24 http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/events/archives/mokusemi/cal/2019/01/24/s001/index.html The 253rd Nichibunken Thursday Seminar "Sharing the Outcomes of Team Research at Nichibunken: Part 2" For Researchers Thu, 10 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0900 The 67th Public Lecture "Children and Graphic Design: On Japanese Advertisements for Western-style sweets", "New Insights into Kyoto Convents through Portraits of Nuns" ::2019.03.08 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/kohenkai/s003/cal/2019/03/08/index.html The 67th Public Lecture "Children and Graphic Design: On Japanese Advertisements for Western-style sweets", "New Insights into Kyoto Convents through Portraits of Nuns" Open Event Wed, 09 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published “Nihon kenkyū” No.58 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/nike/ Newly Published “Nihon kenkyū” No.58 Publications Fri, 21 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published International Symposium (Proceedings) No. 51 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/kosh/ Newly Published International Symposium (Proceedings) No. 51 Publications Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 The 16th Nichibunken-IHJ Forum “Japan’s Road to the Olympics in the Meiji Era: An Attempt at “Sports Civilization” Theory” ::2019.02.20 http://events.nichibun.ac.jp/en/archives/kohenkai/s005/cal/2019/02/20/index.html The 16th Nichibunken-IHJ Forum “Japan’s Road to the Olympics in the Meiji Era: An Attempt at “Sports Civilization” Theory” Open Event Tue, 18 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Newly Published Nichibunken Japanese Studies Series No.57 http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/data/niso/ Newly Published Nichibunken Japanese Studies Series No.57 Publications Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 Admission for Research Students http://www.nichibun.ac.jp/en/education/soken_r.html Admission for Research Students Graduate Education Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0900 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 252nd 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 252nd 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