MLCL's own Sarah Frederick has just published the first translation into English of a story from Yoshiya Nobuko's influential Flower Stories (Hanamonogatari), "Yellow Rose" (1923). As the extensive introduction shows, this author and this series of emotional stories has been influential in Japanese girls' culture, including contemporary shojo anime and... More
Read about her full visit here!
On December 4 and 5 2014 two dozen scholars from the US, Europe, Taiwan, and Vietnam convened at the East Asian Languages and Civilizations Department at Harvard to discuss their drafts for an Oxford Handbook of Classical Chinese Literature 1000 BCE-900 CE. The workshop was generously sponsored by the Boston... More
MLCL's own Professor Wiebke Denecke has won BU’s first Mellon New Directions fellow! Read the full article here!
Join us on Monday November 10th from 4-6pm for our Majors Reception in STH 611 or find out more about what MLCL has to offer at our Open House in STH 636! Chat with professors and peers, enjoy light refreshments!
Discover what MLCL has to offer at our Open House on Monday, November 10th from 4-6pm School of Theology room 636 as part of Boston University's International Education Week. Talk to professors, learn about our languages, start thinking about study abroad opportunities! All are welcome!
On Thursday, October 30th, the Japanese House took a field trip to the Metcalf Trustee Ballroom together to enjoy the show. 40 performers came from Japan and they were so excited to meet and talk to our Japanese House residents! What a great experience!