Upcoming Events

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Ugetsu

Film - Feature: Center for Japanese Studies | January 13 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Artist’s Talk: Masako Miki

Film - Feature: Center for Japanese Studies | January 16 | 12 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Harp of Burma

Film - Feature: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | January 17 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Cafe Lumiere

Film - Feature: Center for Japanese Studies | January 26 | 8:15 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Double Suicide

Film - Feature: Center for Japanese Studies | January 27 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Friday, February 1, 2019

Dynasties and Democracy in Japan

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | February 1 | 4 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Gallery + Studio: Animal Encounters in Japanese Art

Workshop: Center for Japanese Studies | February 9 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Gallery + Studio: Animal Encounters in Japanese Art

Workshop: Center for Japanese Studies | February 9 | 1-2:30 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Monday, February 11, 2019

Taming Japan’s Deflation

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | February 11 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Haas School of Business, Chou Hall N340/344

Beyond heteronormativity: Queer archaeology in Japan

Lecture: Center for Japanese Studies | February 11 | 4-6 p.m. | 101 2251 College (Archaeological Research Facility)

Design Field Notes: Karen Nakamura

Lecture: Center for Japanese Studies | February 11 | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | 220 Jacobs Hall

Monday, February 25, 2019

American Sutra: Buddhism and the Incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | February 25 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, March 1, 2019

Workshop on Tannishō Commentarial Materials

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | March 1 – 3, 2019 every day |  Jodo Shinshu Center

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Workshop on Tannishō Commentarial Materials

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | March 1 – 3, 2019 every day |  Jodo Shinshu Center

Literary Representations of Buddhist Funerals

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | March 2 | 5-6:30 p.m. |  Jodo Shinshu Center

Sunday, March 3, 2019

Workshop on Tannishō Commentarial Materials

Conference/Symposium: Center for Japanese Studies | March 1 – 3, 2019 every day |  Jodo Shinshu Center

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Beyond Imperial Aesthetics: Theorizing Art and Politics in East Asia

Panel Discussion: Center for Japanese Studies | March 19 | 5-7 p.m. | 3335 Dwinelle Hall

Friday, April 5, 2019

Key Issues in the Current Global Economy

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | April 5 | 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, April 19, 2019

China's Growing Sharp Power: Western, Asian, and African Perspectives

Conference/Symposium: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Other Campus Events: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | April 19 | 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. |  David Brower Center

Friday, April 26, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

New Discoveries in East and Southeast Asian Archaeology

Panel Discussion: Center for Chinese Studies: Center for Korean Studies: Center for Japanese Studies: Institute of East Asian Studies: Mongolia Initiative: Tang Center for Silk Road Studies: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | April 29 | 3-5 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Japan's Imperial Underworlds: Intimate Encounters at the Borders of Empire

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | May 1 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, May 3, 2019

Fiction or Reality: Thinking Fukushima through Art

Seminar: Center for Japanese Studies | May 3 | 2:30-4 p.m. | 226 Dwinelle Hall

Sunday, July 28, 2019

East Asian Calligraphy Workshop - FULL

Workshop: Center for Japanese Studies | July 28 | 3 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Transcribing Japanese Cursive Texts from the Edo Period

Workshop: Center for Japanese Studies | September 11 | 10 a.m.-3 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, Academic Innovation Studio, Room 117 (Level D)

Digital Archiving for Intangible Arts: Reproducing Past Kabuki Stages and Performances of Great Actors

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | September 11 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Friday, September 13, 2019

Friday, September 20, 2019

Help (Not) Wanted: Immigration Politics in Japan

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | September 20 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Monday, September 23, 2019

Delicateness in Times of Brutality

Performing Arts - Dance: Center for Japanese Studies | September 23 | 6-8 p.m. | Alumni House, Toll House

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Sakaki Hyakusen and the Birth of Nanga Painting

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | October 5 | 1 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Renarrating the Past: Conflict and Negotiation of Narratives along the Borders of India, Vietnam, and Japan

Panel Discussion: Center for Japanese Studies: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | October 16 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Monday, October 28, 2019

Relationship Among People

Colloquium: Center for Japanese Studies | October 28 | 6:30-8 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

Thursday, November 7, 2019

TDPS Speaker Series | A History and Demonstration of Kabuki

Presentation: Center for Japanese Studies | November 7 | 4-5:30 p.m. |  Durham Studio Theater (Dwinelle Hall)

Friday, November 15, 2019

Both Eyes Open: a chamber opera-play

Performing Arts - Theater: Center for Japanese Studies | November 15 | 7 p.m. | Morrison Hall, 125, Elkus Room

Exhibits and Ongoing Events

Get Dancin’: Selections from the Collection

Exhibit - Photography: Center for Japanese Studies | January 9 – March 31, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Masako Miki / MATRIX 273

Exhibit - Sculpture: Center for Japanese Studies | January 9 – April 28, 2019 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive