School of East Asian Studies
Our work promotes understanding of the world's most dynamic region. Our students rate our teaching highly and our graduates have an excellent track record in the jobs market.
The School has a strong focus on collaboration in multi- and inter-disciplinary research and staff members are actively engaged in research and publication at international levels of excellence.
Spotlight East Asia @ Sheffield
Spotlight East Asia @ Sheffield connects researchers and students from the School of East Asian Studies, University of Sheffield, with the outside world.
Translating Japanese Women’s Writing: a Conversation on Kono Taeko with translator Lucy North and Professor Julia Bullock
This event will feature a three-way conversation between literary translator Lucy North, Julia Bullock, Professor of Japanese literature and Nozomi Uematsu, lecturer in Japanese Studies in the School of East Asian Studies.
Why have BTS taken a break?
BTS take a break: world’s biggest K-pop group is caught between Korea’s soft power ambitions and national security. Find out what our very own Dr Sarah Son has to say about it over on the Conversation UK.The Conversation UK
Exploring Premodern Japan
Dr Thomas McAuley's interview for Exploring Premodern Japan is now live. Dr McAuley chats about the Poetry Contest in 600 Rounds and poetry contests in general, the interview also includes a trained waka poetry reciter chant!Youtube
The School of East Asian Studies
The University of Sheffield
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