Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

  • 2021 Feb 01

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar (via Zoom)

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Online Only

    In Memoriam: “Ezra Vogel in U.S.-Japan Relations: Enduring Legacies”

    Attend this event via Zoom (advance registration required)

    Speakers:

    Glen S. Fukushima, Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress; Former Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Japan and China; Former President, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan.

    Joseph S. Nye, Jr., Faculty Associate (emeritus). Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, Emeritus, Harvard Kennedy School.

    Susan Pharr, Senior Advisor, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics, Harvard University.

    Steven Vogel, Chair of the Political Economy Program, Il Han New Professor of Asian Studies, Professor of Political Science; University of California, Berkeley.

    Moderator: 

    Christina Davis, Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Professor of Government; Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University.

    Contact: 

    Emma Duncan
    eduncan@wcfia.harvard.edu

    Co-sponsored by the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University; the Japan Society of Boston; Japan Society; and the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation.

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  • 2021 Feb 08

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar (via Zoom)

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online Only

    Associates' Panel: "U.S. Military Bases and Japan’s National Security Strategy"

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    Speakers:

    "Conning the Conquerors: The Impersonation of Military Service Members During the Allied Occupation of Japan"

    Connor Mills, Postdoctoral Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. PhD, Department of History, Princeton University.

    "The Micro-foundations of Japan’s Base Politics: Regional Disparities and Direct Democracy"

    Yoshiaki Kubo, Associate Professor, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of the Ryukyus.

    "New Agendas for the 21st Century Japan-U.S. Security Alliance"

    Sadamasa Oue, Executive Advisor, Mitsui & Co, Ltd.; Lt. Gen. (retired), Japan Air Self-Defense Force.

    Discussant:

    Sherry L. Martin, Acting Asia Division Chief, Office of Opinion Research, U.S. Department of State.

    Moderator:

    Christina Davis, Director, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations; Executive Committee; Faculty Associate (on leave 2020-2021). Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; Professor of Government, Department of Government, Harvard University.

    Contact:

    Emma Duncan
    eduncan@wcfia.harvard.edu

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