Five College Consortium

Five College Center for East Asian Studies (FCCEAS)

Upcoming Webinars

Games of Strategy: Modeling Conflict and Cooperation in Korea
, with
Dr. Lauren McKee, Berea College

Dec. 12, 2017, 7-8pm EDT

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Tensions in East Asia have risen dramatically in the past months. Understanding this complex foreign policy situation requires teaching strategies that engage the issue from multiple perspectives. One teaching strategy through which this can be accomplished is a classroom simulation. This webinar will offer specific instructions for designing and implementing a classroom simulation as a pedagogical tool to demonstrate the possibilities and challenges for conflict and cooperation in East Asia.


Monstrous Archipelago: An Introduction to Japanese Yōkai
, with Dr. Mindy Landeck, Austin College

Jan. 18, 2018, 7-8pm EST

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Mapping our Connections: Ties That Bind the US and Asia

Jan. 30, 2018, 7-8pm EST

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Ties that Bind: US and Asia is an innovative collaborative digital mapping project that provides opportunities for users to learn about historical and contemporary people, places, and events which connect the US and China, Japan and Korea. Join us to learn not only how to use this project in your classroom and but also how to contribute to it.