European Association for Japanese Studies


2023 Conference Grants

The EAJS has applied for funds from the Toshiba International Foundation to support delegate attendance. Below, please find the application criteria. The availability of conference funding is contingent upon the approval of our application to the Toshiba International Foundation and cannot be guaranteed at this time. The rules and criteria for application are straightforward: ALL […]

2023 Venue & travel

The 17thInternational Conference of the European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS) will take place in Ghent, the capital of East Flanders and a city, which is, according to the Washington Post, “Belgium’s unsung capital of cool.” National Geographic Traveller even sees Ghent “as the most authentic historic city in the world.” The city combines an […]

2023 Information for convenors and authors

Rules for submissions All delegates may only present once. Convenors may present a paper in their own panel, or, if they wish, be the chair/discussant in their own panel, and present a paper elsewhere (they cannot do both). All paper-givers may also have an additional role as the discussant in another panel – not the […]

2023 Registration

Registration will open in April 2023 once all panels have been timetabled. All participants – panel convenors, authors, chairs, discussants, organisers, keynotes, plenary speakers, guests, volunteers, committee members and those without any specific role – MUST register in advance of the event. Registration is by online form only and does NOT require instant payment: on […]

2023 Call for Films

The European Association for Japanese Studies invites ethnographic film submissions also for its 17th Conference, which will be held in Ghent, Belgium, from the 17th to the 20th of August 2023. As the conference will be hybrid in nature the selected films will not only be screened in a movie theatre in Ghent, but also […]

Notes of Guidance for EAJS 2023 Section Convenors

Timeline (backwards from the conference date) CONFERENCE: 17-20 August 2023 SAME YEAR AS THE CONFERENCE: By the end of July (TBC): Convenors should send details of special requirements for their section (technical equipment, etc.) to NomadIT. All lecture rooms will be equipped with a PC and digital projector, as well as a camera and microphone […]

2023 Programme

Other EAJS2023 pages 2023 Call for Films 2023 Registration 2023 Sections and Convenors 2023 Information for convenors and authors 2023 Venue & travel EAJS 2023 conference 2023 Conference Grants Conference Timeline 24 Oct – 22 Dec 2022 Call for papers and panels Early March 2023 Proposers receive results of their submissions End of March 2023 […]