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Reading List on East Asian Plants

  • Conder, Josiah. The Flowers of Japan and the Art of Floral Arrangement
  • Kilpatrick, Jane. Gifts from the Gardens of China: The Introduction of Traditional Chinese Garden Plants to Britain, 1698-1862. London: Frances Lincoln, 2007.
  • Kitamura, Fumio and Ishizu Yurio. Garden Plants of Japan. Tokyo, Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1963.
  • Kuck, Loraine E. The Art of Japanese Gardens. 2006
  • Li, Hui-Lin. The Garden Flowers of China. New York: Ronald Press Co. [1959]
  • Valder, Peter Valder, The Garden Plants of China. Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 1999.
  • Wang, Lianying. Chinese Tree Peony. Beijing, P.R. China : China Forestry Pub. House, 1998.


SWCAS & MCAA Joint Conference, 2014

CEAS will host a joint conference of the Southwest Conference of Asian Studies (SWCAS) &
the Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs (MCAA) in Lawrence, KS on October 3-5, 2014

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Panel and Individual Paper Proposal Deadline:     June 15, 2014

Program Chair: J. Megan Greene,

New CEAS Study Abroad Program

CEAS is very pleased to announce that the University of Kansas has been selected to participate in the Kakehashi Project-Bridge for Tomorrow, a 10 day study abroad trip to Japan for 23 students from Kansas universities. In the 2014-15 school year CEAS will host a group of students from Japan.

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