BACS Annual Conference

Joint East Asian Studies Conference

4-6 September 2019

University of Edinburgh

The Joint East Asian Studies Conference (JEASC) will be held at the University of Edinburgh from 4 to 6 September 2019.  The triennial JEASC brings BACS colleagues into conversation with scholars affiliated to the British Association for Japanese Studies and the British Association for Korean Studies, in place of our September annual conference.  Members and non-members from all countries and backgrounds are welcome.

BACS members are eligible for a reduced conference registration fee. Please visit here for information on how to become a BACS member, or to renew your membership.

The Call for Papers has now closed.  Information on the conference programme will appear here soon.

The organising committee can be contacted at