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NCTA Teaching East Asian Literature Summer Workshop, IN 7/7-12/2019

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NCTA Teaching East Asian Literature Summer Workshop, IN 7/7-12/2019

The East Asian Studies Center at Indiana University is pleased to announce that the application for the 2019 NCTA Teaching East Asian Literature Workshop is available online.  Now in its 21st year, the workshop will take place on the campus of Indiana University Bloomington, July 7-12, 2019. Highest admissions priority is reserved for high school literature instructors.

The online application can be accessed at

Application deadline: March 29th, 2019

Each day professors and experts will lead lectures and discussions on the traditional and modern history and literature of China, Japan, and Korea. Every afternoon a high school world literature teacher experienced in teaching East Asian literature will lead strategy sessions on how to teach the works at the high school level. Workshop sessions will be supplemented with daily cultural activities and film screenings.

Participation includes:

•             Set of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean literary works covered in workshop (mailed to participants prior to workshop)

•             Free lodging at the Indiana Memorial Union Biddle Hotel

•             At least one meal a day

•             Certificate of completion

•             Option to purchase three graduate credits from Indiana University

•             $300 school resource-buying grant for purchasing East Asian literature for classroom use, provided upon completion of all requirements

•             Access to curricular resources on the workshop’s Google website

Participants are responsible for a $100 registration fee, transportation to and from Bloomington, and any food that is not provided by the workshop.

For more workshop details, please visit:

Please direct all workshop questions to