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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...


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

Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:00am

Speaker: Akiko Takeyama (University of Kansas)
Title of talk: Staged Seduction: Gender Politics and Class Struggle in a Tokyo Host Club
Jointly sponsored by the East Asia Center and the Department of Anthropology 


Friday, November 7, 2014 - 4:00pm

Speaker: Steve Sangren (Cornell University)
Title of talk: Filial Obsessions: Desire and Chinese Patriliny

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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.