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REMINDER: The deadline for the 2019 Kyoko Selden Memorial Translation Prize competition is soon approaching. Translations should be submitted by the deadline of August 1, 2019. The 2018 prizes were awarded to Dawn Lawson for Nakajima Shōen’s A Famous Flower in Mountain Seclusion (Sankan no meika, 1889) and to Max Zimmerman for the short story, “An Artificial Heart” (Jinkō Shinzō, 1936) by Kosakai Fuboku. For further information please see the Cornell Asian Studies Department website.

October 03, 2008

Southeast Asian Memo to Wall St: On Financial Implosion
Misreading, Espionage and "Beautiful Martyrdom": On Hearing the Okinawa 'Mass Suicides' Suit Court Verdict. UPDATE
Averting Asian Water Wars
With One Sentence Japan Could Set the Stage for an Israeli-Palestinian Peace
The Stolen Forests: China, Russia, the US and the Covert War on Illegal Logging
The Russo-Georgia War and the Challenge to American Global Dominance
The Okinawan Alternative to Japan's Dependent Militarism [Japanese translation available]
Japan in the American Imperium: Rethinking Security
The Bakrie Group and Economic Meltdown in Indonesia
Victims of Japanese Imperial Discourse: Korean Literature Under Colonial Rule
US, Russia, NATO and the Future of Afghanistan: Taliban Resurgence and the Geopolitics of Oil
Reporting from Ossetia: On the Ground with Russian Forces in Georgia
Playing By the Rules? China's Growing Global Role
On Meat, Fish and Statistics: The Global Food Regime and Animal Consumption in the United States and Japan
The Coming Change of Course in Afghanistan
Japan as Spoiler in the Six-Party Talks: Single-Issue Politics and Economic Diplomacy Towards North Korea
Has the Next Great Leader of North Korea Been Announced? [Japanese Translation Available]
Asia and the Meltdown of American Finance
Japan's Entrenched Discrimination Toward Foreigners
The US-Japan Status of Forces Agreement and Okinawan Anger. A DEBATE
Maritime Asia and the Future of a Northeast Asia Community
The Political Economics of Patriotism: Korean Cinema, Japan and the Case of Hanbando