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Center for Japanese Studies (CJS)

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Professor Reginald Jackson receives the University Press Book Award

The award is presented to members of the university teaching and research staff, including emeritus members, whose books have added the greatest distinction to the Press List.

Sign up today! 2019 U-M East Asia Workshop Registration

A free K-12 and community college teachers' workshop focusing on architecture as a means for exploring the history, culture, and geography of China, Japan, and Korea. Saturday, November 9.

Check out our 2019 Newsletter

The Center for Japanese Studies (CJS) promotes and disseminates research on Japan, fosters communication among diverse disciplines, and encourages new approaches in the understanding of Japan and its place in the world.

Founded in 1947, CJS is the oldest interdisciplinary center in the United States with a mission to promote research and teaching in Japanese studies.

CJS is home to faculty and students from a variety of disciplines and professional schools, artists and scholars visiting from near and far, and community organizations engaged in Japan-related activities in Michigan.

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