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30
Nov

Q&A with Kaveh Hemmat, translator of The Kushnameh

Kaveh Hemmat is Assistant Professor of History, Professional Faculty, in the Department of History, Philosophy, and Theology at Benedictine University. His research focuses on perceptions and representations of East Asia in premodern Islamicate …

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10
Sep

Matsuo Bashō: Harvest Moon Haiku

UC Press is sharing harvest moon haiku in celebration of the Harvest Moon Festival and the forthcoming Bashō: The Complete Haiku of Matsuo Bashō, which offers 980 poems in English. Andrew Fitzsimons’ translation …

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11
May

The Figure Behind the Confucius Institutes

By Moss Roberts, translator of The Analects: Conclusions and Conversations of Confucius The name Confucius received little attention in the mainstream American public until recently. With rising US-China tensions, there were protests …

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04
Feb

Public Fellows Spotlight: Gabriela Ramirez-Chavez

This blog post originally appeared on UC Santa Cruz’s Humanities Institute Blog and is reproduced here with permission. All photographs by Gabriela Ramirez-Chavez. Gabriela Ramirez-Chavez is a sixth-year Literature PhD at UC …

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