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Japanese Studies

      • Timing day and night - 'Timescapes' in premodern Japan

                  •  Culture and time - History of thought (focus on pre-modern Japan)


•  Popular literature in early-modern Japan - Literature (focus on pre-modern Japan)


•  Broadsheets of Japan - Material culture (focus on pre-modern Japan)


•  Challenges of the digital era - Textual scholarship (focus on pre-modern Japan)


       • The aesthetic of rewriting in Japanese early-modern graphic prose


•  Coping with Disaster - Social Anthropology (the disasters of 11 March 2011)


•  Social and cultural aspects of sleep in Japan - Social Anthropology 


•  Manga Girl Seeks Herbivore Boy - Japanese Gender Research Group


•  The Dissolution of the Japanese Empire and the Struggle for Legitimacy in Postwar East Asia, 1945-1965

•  Vernacularization in East Asia - History of thought (focus on pre-modern Japan and East Asia)




Korean and Japanese Studies



         • Identity Politics in the Republic of Korea

         • North Korea and Conflict Management


         • The Republic of Korea as a Foreign Policy Actor


         • Japan-UK relations in a Global Context


Korean Studies