02/12/2022 - Politics across Asia

Meeting of the Czech Association of Contemporary Asian Studies.

Venue: Metropolitan University Prague, Dubečská 900/10, Strašnice, MUP (room 305)

Working language: English

Ivo Plšek (Masaryk University, Faculty of Arts)
Alexei Anisin (Anglo-American University)
Martina Varkočková (Metropolitan University Prague)
Aleš Karmazin (Metropolitan University Prague)


Start & Welcome – 10:30-10:45

First Panel – 10:45-12:30 (paper presentations) - room 305

  • Ivo Plšek (Masaryk University, Faculty of Arts, Department of Japanese Studies) – COVID and the Japanese society: A Response to a Crisis
  • Alexei Anisin (Anglo-American University) – Rationality and protest in the wake of live ammunition: Myanmar 2021

Lunch Break – 12:30-13:30 -  room 205

Second Panel – 13:30-15:15 (paper presentations) - room 305

  • Martina Varkočková (Metropolitan University Prague) – Trapped by the Discourse: Kazakhstan's heretofore failures to build a nuclear power plant
  • Aleš Karmazin (Metropolitan University Prague) – Chinese Developmentalism: Strategy, Identity and Techno-Politics of Modern China

Open discussion – further developments of CACAS