East Asian Studies: East Asian Exhibition

A few starting points for East Asian studies, and links to China, Japan, and Korea studies.

Celebrating East Asian Studies Scholarship

In Godzilla's Footsteps

From October 28-30, 2004, the University of Kansas hosted "In Godzilla's Footsteps: Japanese Pop Culture Icons on the Global Stage", a conference commemorating 50 years of Godzilla, the King of the Monsters. The conference occurred in conjunction with the publication of Professor William Tsutsui's book, Godzilla on my Mind. In addition to the conference, the East Asian Library sponsored a display of Godzilla-related posters, toys, and other objects in Watson Library. This webpage is an archive of the conference, the reception, the exhibition at Watson Library, and the exhibition concept notes.

The Beauty of Okinawa

Explore the beauty, history, and culture of Okinawa through books, photographs, and artifacts. Feb. 17-March 14, 2003

Nobel Literature Laureates (China and Japan)

Guides were created for the Nobel Literature Prize winners of Chinese origin and Japanese, as part of the International Area Studies' "Nobel Literature Laureates around the Globe" exhibit on the 5th floor of Watson Library in fall 2013.

Banned Books

Along the Silk Roads in Time and Space

Exhibition held from April 25-June 9, 2003