East Asian Languages & Cultures is looking to hire a Social Media Assistant to help us with maintaining our Facebook page and publicizing program activities. Please read further for details.
Join us on Saturday, March 30, 2019 for the 9th Annual Five College Japanese Speech Contest! Japanese-language students from among the Five Colleges will be competing at all proficiency levels.
A reception will be held in the ILC East Entrance Lounge (next to North Pleasant Street) following the conclusion of the Speech Contest.
This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Five College East Asian Program and UMass Amherst East Asian Languages & Cultures.
Our space is New Africa House
Ranjanaa Devi, Director for the Asian Arts and Culture Program retired on October 19, 2018. Her contributions to the University during her 35 years of service have been enormous and impactful.
The Chinese Conversation Club Presents: Chinese Culture Night!
Please join us for the celebration of Chinese culture. We will play Majiang, Chinese chess, Chinese checkers, Weiqi, and will demonstrate Chinese calligraphy, tea drinking, etc. Most importantly, Chinese food will be served!
Please join us for an evening with Val Vinokur (Chair of Liberal Arts and Director of Literary Translation, The New School) who will introduce and read from his new book, Relative Genitive (Poets & Traitors Press, 2018).
Translation Close-Up featuring Rebecca Duke Wiesenberg, Translation Editor of the Massachusetts Daily Collegian
TRANSLATION CLOSE-UP is an informal lecture series that offers a detailed look at what translators do and what makes translation possible.
East Asian Languages & Cultures presents - Career Night
Two EALC alumni will talk about their career path and answer your questions!
Pizza and beverages will be served. We hope to see you there!