Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

  • 2019 Sep 10

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    4:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Tsai Auditorium (S010)

    Book Talk: "China and Japan: Facing History"

    Speaker:

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

    Discussants:

    Paula S. Harrell, Professor, School of Continuing Studies, Georgetown University.

    Richard Dyck, International Advisory Committee Member, Harvard University Asia Center.

    Moderator:

    Elizabeth J. Perry, Henry Rosovsky Professor of Government, Harvard University.

    Co-sponsored by Harvard University Asia Center, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies.

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Sep 17

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Panel: "Japan’s Military Power and Diplomacy in the 21st Century"

    Speakers:

    Sheila A. Smith, Senior Fellow for Japan Studies, Asia Program, Council on Foreign Relations.

    Noriyuki Shikata, Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations. Former Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Japan in Beijing. 

    Joseph Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, Emeritus, Harvard John F. Kennedy School of Government. 

    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).

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Sep 24

    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:

    Narushige Michishita, Vice President; Director of Security and International Studies Program; Director of Strategic Studies Program; Director of Maritime Safety and Security Policy Program; Professor, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies.

    Moderator:

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

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Oct 01

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Democratic Infrastructures: Planning the First Bullet Train (1958–64)"

    Speaker:

    Jessamyn Abel, Assistant Professor of Asian Studies, Department of Asian Studies, Pennsylvania State University.

    Moderator:

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

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

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Oct 08

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Voters, Candidates, and Gender Representation in Japan"

    Speaker:

    Daniel Smith, Associate Professor, Department of Government, 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).

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 2019 Oct 15

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    "Globalization, Demographic Decline, and the Reform of Japanese Agricultural Cooperatives"

    Speaker:

    Patricia Maclachlan, Professor of Government and Asian Studies; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Professor of Japanese Studies, Department of Asian Studies, The University of Texas at Austin.

    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. 

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

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

  • 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).

    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.

    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.

    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. 

    Contact:

    Amy Stockton
    astockton@wcfia.harvard.edu

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