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Japanese Class Presentation
Simulated 6 party talks for Korea Week
Simulated 6 party talks for Korea Week
Jiangsu Cup
Korean Field Trip
Japan Week 2012
Japan Week 2012
Tibetan Students at UVa Culture Fair
Tibetan Students at UVa Culture Fair
CLTA-VA Workshop at UVA
Chinese Language Teachers Association of Virginia (CLTA-VA) Workshop at UVA
Japan Study Abroad Session

The Department of East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at the University of Virginia is home to an internationally recognized faculty whose research and teaching encompasses all historical periods of the region, as well as rigorous language instruction from elementary to advanced levels in Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Tibetan. More...


Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 6:30pm

Special Event: China Town Hall (featuring live webcast with Jimmy Carter)

Jointly sponsored by the East Asia Center and the National Committee on United States–China Relations

Friday, October 17, 2014 - 3:15pm

Speaker: Faye Kleeman (University of Colorado, Boulder)
Title of talk: Literati, Ronin, Rebels, and Popular Oral Tradition: Transculturation Between Imperalism and Pan-Asianism in Early Twentieth Century East Asia


Friday, October 24, 2014 - 3:15pm

Speaker: Sahie Kang (Defense Language Institute, Monterey) 
Title of talk: Planning Assessment in a Proficiency Oriented Foreign Language Program: a Backward Design

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Students of Chinese, Japanese or Korean are eligible to live in a total immersion environment at the Shea Language House. For more information, see the Shea House page under Programs.