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Why Study East Asia at Sheffield?

Hear from our students and staff about why they chose to study East Asia and what makes learning about the region at Sheffield great

From  Keighley Cowood on August 18th, 2021 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Graduation 2021

Congratulations to all out students who graduated fromt he School of East Asian Studies in July 2021

From  Keighley Cowood on August 4th, 2021 1 likes 80 plays 0  

SEAS Seminar: Affective Fan Communities, from Japan to the UK

This seminar’s discussion concerns the rituals, performances and practices of two such affective fan cultures: maid cafés and idols. Each presenter will discuss their sociological…

From  Keighley Cowood on July 20th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Research seminar: Body cultures and masculinities in Japan

The two presentations will explore some of these concerns by examining the ways in which male bodies are groomed and fashioned to perpetuate, but also resist, normative gender discourses in…

From  Keighley Cowood on June 30th, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0  

SEAS Research Seminar: Postage stamps as hitorical documents

By Emeritus Professor James H. Grayson In this powerpoint-based lecture, I will explore the use of semiotic analysis to the study of postage stamps. The case example will be the post-Liberation…

From  Keighley Cowood on June 15th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

SEAS Undergraduate Careers Retreat 2021

The SEAS Undergraduate Careers Retreat took place on Wednesday 24th March 2021. The event featured a presentation made specifically for SEAS students from UoS Careers Service, as well as a panel of…

From  Keighley Cowood on March 25th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Taught Postgraduate Open Day session - 24-02-21

This is a recorded session from our Online Postgraduate open day which took place on 24th February 2021

From  Keighley Cowood on February 25th, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

An introduction to the School of East Asian Studies

A breif introduction to the School of East Asian Studies at the University of Sheffield.

From  Keighley Cowood on February 10th, 2021 0 likes 73 plays 0  

Postgraduate graduation - message of congratulations

Well done to all of our graduating postgraduate students! We cannot celebrate as normal this year but everyone in SEAS sends a huge congratulations to all of those who graduated with a Masters or PhD…

From  Keighley Cowood on January 7th, 2021 0 likes 157 plays 0  

The “Comfort Women” Issue Japan’s Changing Stigma Management Strategy

In this research seminar presentation Dr. Kristian Hauken explores Japan’s ongoing re-configuration of diplomatic policy regarding the “comfort women” issue. By applying the…

From  Keighley Cowood on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Critical perspectives on the “global” success of J-pop and K-pop idols

In this research seminar presentations, Dororthy Finan explores how imaginations of Japan and Korea influence the relative successes of popular cultural products, and uses this as a lens to…

From  Keighley Cowood on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Meet Korean Studies Alumni Ruby

Recent Korean Studies graduate Ruby talks about her current career and her experiences of studying at Korean Studies Sheffield

From  Keighley Cowood on September 23rd, 2020 0 likes 145 plays 0  

An Introduction to EAS1032 Understanding Japan 2

An Introduction to undergraduate, level 1 module, EAS1032 Understanding Japan 2

From  Keighley Cowood on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 49 plays 0  

An Introduction to EAS1031 Understanding Japan1

An Introduction to undergraduate, level 1 module, EAS1031 Understanding Japan1

From  Keighley Cowood on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 67 plays 0  

An Introduction to EAS1041 Understanding Korea 1

An Introduction to undergraduate, level 1 module, EAS1041 Understanding Korea 1

From  Keighley Cowood on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 101 plays 0  

An Introduction to EAS1022 Understanding China 2

An Introduction to undergradauate, level 1 module EAS1022 Understanding China 2

From  Keighley Cowood on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 63 plays 0