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Deepak Mishra visit to YCAR


 YCAR welcomed Deepak Mishra to York in May 2015. Dr. Mishra, a professor at the Centre for the Study of Regional Development, School of Social Sciences at Jawaharlal Nehru University...

YCAR hosts Consular General of Japan


YCAR was pleased to host Yasunori Nakayama, Consular General of Japan, at York University on 6 May 2015. In his talk, Mr. Nakayama provided an overview of Japan’s post-war security...

Joint York-CASS workshop begins tomorrow


Youth, Diversity and Social Development in the Multicultural Metropolis, a joint York University – Chinese Academy of Social Sciences workshop, will juxtapose Canadian and Chinese research and thereby develop some comparative...

Media | Tamil Studies Symposium and the Inaugural N. Sivalingam Memorial Lecture


The 1 May events were featured on the cover of the May issue of Monsoon Journal. The issue can be viewed at:

YCAR welcomes local donor of graduate awards in Korean Studies


Lt-Rt: Janice C.H. Kim, Philip Kelly, Woonhyoung Woo, Jong Jin Kim YCAR was pleased to host Mr. Woonhyoung Woo at York in early April. Mr. Woo and his family...

Associate Publication | Shazia Javed's “Can you hear me?”


“Can you hear me?” is the recent work of Shazia Javed, a MFA Candidate in Film at York University. The 2 minute and 40 second short film was made in...

YCAR Research Collaboration Fellowship - deadline 29 May 2015


The YCAR Research Collaboration Fellowship exists to support intensive collaborations between a Faculty Associate of the Centre and one of their research partners at another research institution (university, NGO etc)....

2015 Japan Symposium


Following much dedicated hard work on the part of all members of the student team at Glendon College, the Japan Symposium was held on 31 March 2015 and was most...

Asia Research Brief | Multiple Experiences of Filipino Young Adults: Identity, Community and Social Justice


The second 2015 edition of the Asia Research Briefs investigate the ways in which Filipino-Canadian young adults construct positive individual and collective identities. Multiple Experiences of Filipino Young Adults: Identity, Community...

Yi-Li Wu visits YCAR


Joan Judge, Yi-Li Wu, Doris Sung Yi-Li Wu, Research Fellow, EASTmedicine Research Cluster, University of Westminster, visited YCAR earlier this month. In addition to a session...