Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

  • 2019 Oct 22

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "The Politics of Postwar Japanese Enthronement Ceremonies"

    Speaker:

    Helen Hardacre, Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions and Society, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University.

    Moderator:

    Susan Pharr, Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    This seminar series is supported by a grant from the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP).

    This seminar series is supported by a grant from the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP). Co-sponsored by the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, and the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations.

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Oct 29

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Japanese Shipping in Empire and War: A Global History"

    Speaker:

    Elijah Greenstein, Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. PhD, Department of East Asian Studies, Princeton University.

    Moderator:

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

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Nov 05

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Black Wave: How Networks and Governance Shaped Japan’s 3/11 Disasters"

    Speaker:

    Daniel P. Aldrich, Professor of Political Science, Public Policy and Urban Affairs; Director, Masters Program in Security and Resilience, Northeastern University.

    Moderator:

    Susan Pharr, Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, Department of Government, Harvard University.

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

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Nov 12

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Corporate Governance and Value Creation in Japan"

    Speaker:

    Ryohei Yanagi, Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Eisai Co., Ltd; Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Accountancy, Waseda University.

    Moderator:

    Christina Davis, Faculty Associate. Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; Professor of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University. 

    Co-sponsored by the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School.

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Nov 19

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Contingent Citizenship: Two Tales of Political Incorporation in Japan and the United States"

    Speaker:

    Erin Chung, Charles D. Miller Associate Professor of East Asian Politics, Department of Political Science; Director, Program in East Asian Studies, Johns Hopkins University.

    Moderator:

    Mary Brinton, Faculty Associate. Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, Department of Sociology; Director, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University.

    Special Series on the Future of Democracy in Japan and Asia, supported by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP).

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Dec 03

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Special Duty: A History of the Japanese Intelligence Community"

    Speaker:

    Richard Samuels, Ford International Professor, Department of Political Science; Director, Center for International Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Moderator:

    Susan Pharr, Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    Co-sponsored by the International Security Program, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School.

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu