Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

2016 Dec 06

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

"What do Voters Learn from Foreign News? Experimental Evidence on Diffusion of Trade Agreements in Japan and Taiwan"

Speaker:

Megumi Naoi, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of California, San Diego.

Moderator:

Daniel Smith, Faculty Associate. Assistant Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

2016 Dec 05

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, Tsai Auditorium (S010)

"What Next? Asia and Trump"

Convener:

Andrew Gordon, Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Department of History; Victor and William Fung Acting Director, Asia Center, Harvard University.

Speakers:

Joseph Nye, Faculty Associate. Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, Harvard Kennedy School.

Ezra Vogel, Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus, Harvard University.

Lynn Kuok, Visiting Fellow, Harvard Law School; Nonresident Fellow, Brookings Institution.

Sung-Yoon Lee, Kim Koo-Korea Foundation Professor in Korean Studies and Assistant Professor, The Fletcher School, Tufts University.

Co-sponsored by the Asia Center, Harvard University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting 
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

2016 Nov 29

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

"The Future of Urban Innovations: Harvard Graduate School of Design Students Present their Ideas for Fukuoka"

Speakers:

Toshiko Mori, Robert P. Hubbard Professor in the Practice of Architecture, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University; Principal, Toshiko Mori Architect.

Joanne K. Cheung, Master of Architecture Candidate, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University.

Scarlet Ziwei Song, Master of Architecture Candidate, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University.

Jenny Zhan, Master of Architecture Candidate, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting 
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

2016 Nov 04

Special Event: Asia Center Seminar Series

12:15pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, S354

"Learning Community Organizing in Japan and China"

Speakers:

Dr. Marshall Ganz, Senior Lecturer in Public Policy, Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard Kennedy School.

Kanoko Kamata, Executive Director, Community Organizing Japan.

Iris Hu, Leadership Trainer and Coach, Harvard SEED for Social Innovation.

Moderator:

Andrew Gordon, Faculty Associate. Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

2016 Nov 07

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

"The 2016 Presidential Election: What's at Stake?"

Speaker:

Michael Dukakis, Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science, Northeastern University; Democratic Party Nominee for the President of the United States (1988); Governor of Massachusetts (1975-1979; 1983-1991).

Contact:

Jenni Ting 
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

2016 Nov 01

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

"Gender Inequality and Fertility in Japan and South Korea"

Speakers:

Mary C. Brinton, Faculty Associate. Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Eunsil Oh, PhD Candidate, Department of Sociology, Harvard University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting 
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

2016 Oct 25

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

"'Hirohito,' the Remaking of Modern Japan, and US Asia Policy: A Reassessment"

Speaker:

Herbert P. Bix, Professor Emeritus, Department of History, Binghamton University.

Moderator:

Andrew Gordon, Executive Committee; Faculty Associate. Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

2016 Oct 18

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

"American History Unbound: Asians and Pacific Islanders"

Speaker:

Gary Okihiro, Professor of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

Moderator:

Walter Johnson, Winthrop Professor of History, Professor of African and African American Studies; Director of the Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History, Harvard University.

2016 Sep 27

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

"China's Rise in the Asia-Pacific Region and Japanese Foreign Policy"

Speaker:

Makoto Iokibe, Senior Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Chancellor, Prefectural University of Kumamoto; President, National Defense Academy of Japan (2006-2012); former Professor of History, Kobe University.

Contact:

Jenni Ting
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

2016 Apr 29

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

10:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, Belfer Case Study Room (S020)

"Economic Growth and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) in the 21st Century"

Speaker:

The Honorable Yoshimasa Hayashi, Member, House of Councillors; Former Minister of Defense; former Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries.

Contact:

Jenni Ting
wting@wcfia.harvard.edu

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