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Culture Trunks

Artifacts in Action

That's what the Culture Trunks are all about. The Center for East Asian Studies offers teachers the opportunity to check out a Culture Trunk from any or all of three countries: Japan, China, and Korea. Trunks are packed with various items that reflect that country's unique culture, from receipts to hats, maps, books and shoes. Each trunk comes with a Teacher's Guide to help make the artifact experience more meaningful to both students and teachers.

To check out a trunk, contact Randi Hacker, Outreach Coordinator, at rhacker@ku.edu

To get an idea of what you will find in a Culture Trunk, please click on the name of the country whose culture you are curious about.

Japan  [PDF]


Korea  [PDF]


China  [PDF]

 

 


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CEAS M.A. Program

The Center for East Asian Studies (CEAS) at The University of Kansas now offers an M.A. program in Contemporary East Asian Studies. Full-time students with prior East Asian language training will be able to complete the degree within 12 months. For more information about this M.A. program including specific requirements for admission, visit www.ceas.ku.edu/degrees, or contact Ayako Mizumura, Assistant Director of CEAS, by email (ceasma@ku.edu) or call 785-864-1478. You can also download our program flyer (PDF) Please share this information with your friends, colleagues and students! We are looking forward to hearing from you.

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