Write About Asia: 2022 Freeman Award Winners

Program Start Date: Aug 29 2023

Location: Online program

Write About Asia: 2022 Freeman Award Winners The National Consortium for Teaching about Asia (NCTA), the Committee on Teaching about Asia (CTA) of the Association for Asian Studies (AAS), and Asia for Educators (AFE) at Columbia University sponsor the annual Freeman Book Awards for new young adult and children’s literature. The awards recognize quality books for children and young adults that contribute meaningfully to an

Disaster and Resilience: Lessons from Minamata – NCTA Online Program

Program Start Date: May 6 2023

Location: Online program

  This combination online book discussion and workshop explored the NCTA award winning graphic novel The Minamata Story: An EcoTragedy, which tells the story of how the Japanese town of Minamata became synonymous with environmental tragedy and recovery. The story of the Minamata disaster, on the island of Kyushu, has application to a range of