Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

  • Apr 22

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    "Future Robots, Disaster, and Demographic Crisis in Japan"

    Speaker:

    Shawn Bender, Associate Professor of East Asian Studies, Dickinson College.

    Co-sponsored by the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies and Department of Anthropology.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • Apr 24

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S153

    "The Geopolitics of Japan’s National Security"

    Speakers:

    Takehiko Ogihara, Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

    Shinju Fujihira, Executive Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University.

    Discussant:

    Thomas Berger, Associate Professor of International Relations, Boston University.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • Apr 29

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    TBA

    Speaker:

    Steven Ericson, Associate Professor of History, Dartmouth College.

    Co-sponsored by the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • May 01

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Room S153

    "Japan Debates Its Energy Future"

    Speakers:

    Atsuko Seo, Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Tokyo Gas Company.

    Hideharu Sakota, Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

    Rie Yamada, Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Asahi Shimbun.

  • May 08

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Bowie-Vernon Room (K262)

    "Rethinking Japan’s State and Civil Society"

    Speakers:

    Seiko Mimaki, Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Postdoctoral Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.

    Yusuke Hirata, Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Sankei Shimbun.

    Haruko Kagenishi, Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Asahi Shimbun.

    Discussant:

    Mary Alice Haddad, Associate Professor of Government, Wesleyan University.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • May 13

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Porte Room (S250)

    "Globalization and the Japanese Economy"

    Speakers:

    Miho Takizawa, Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Toyo University.

    Shinichiro Terada, Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. KDDI Corporation.

    Discussant:

    Walter Hatch, Associate Professor of Government, Colby College.

    Contact:

    William Nehring
    wnehring@wcfia.harvard.edu