Category Archives: Academic

Lecture Idea — Rice

I am reading for my oral exams right now, and for my Modern Japan field, I was advised to think about lecture outlines, themes, questions etc, rather than remembering who said what. This is actually a lot of fun. I … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, History, Japan

Children’s Historical Agency

One of my oral examination fields is “the history of childhood and youth.” It is very fortunate that there are a couple of professors working in this field in my university. I have just started my readings this month (finally!) … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, History

Colonial Education in Taiwan (2) Taiwan Kyōiku journal

The main ‘research’ part of my paper looked at 12 issues of the journal 台湾教育 (Taiwan Kyōiku), published in 1940. The year 1940 was chosen out of a mere technical problem of accessibility to the materials – the Library of … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, History, Research, Taiwan