Programs & Projects Fall 2016 Harvard Japan Events
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December 5 (Monday) 12:00 2:00 p.m.
Tsai Auditorium (S010), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St.
PANEL: What's Next: Trump and Asia
Convener: ANDREW GORDON, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History; Victor and William Fung Acting Director, Harvard University Asia Center
Dr. Lynn Kuok, Visiting Scholar, East Asian Legal Studies Program, Harvard Law School; Nonresident Fellow at the Brookings Institution
Professor Sung-Yoon Lee, Kim Koo-Korea Foundation Professor in Korean Studies and Assistant Professor, The Fletcher School, Tufts University
Professor Joseph Nye, Harvard University Distinguished Professor, Harvard Kennedy School
Professor Ezra Vogel, Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus, Harvard University
Moderator: SUSAN J. PHARR, Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University
Sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center,Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Reischauer Institute, Korea Institute, South Asia Institute, East Asian Legal Studies, Harvard Law School, Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and the Belfer Center, Harvard Kennedy School
December 5 (Monday) 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. [NEW LOCATION]
Porte Room S250, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St.
The Buddha and the Dragon Princess in the Lotus Sutra - For deciphering the Devadatta frontispiece in the Heike Nokyo set"
RYUICHI ABE, Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions, Harvard University
Harvard Buddhist Studies Forum presentation
December 6 (Tuesday), 12:30-2:00 p.m.
Bowie-Vernon Room (K262), CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
What Do Voters Learn from Foreign News? Experimental Evidence on Diffusion of Trade Agreements in Japan and Taiwan
MEGUMI NAOI, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of California, San Diego
Moderator: DANIEL M. SMITH, Assistant Professor, Department of Government, Harvard University
Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
December 8 (Tuesday), 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Porte Seminar Room (S250), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St.
REEXAMINING JAPANESE SOCIETY AND CULTURE: FOUR CASE STUDIES
Session 1: 9:00-9:50: Adversity and Changes within the Japanese Animation Industry: Locations, Division of Labor, and Distribution
SEIJI HANZAWA, Associate Professor of Economic Geography, Meiji Gakuin University
Session 2: 10:00-10:50: From Black Market to Mass Market: Regulation, Institutionalization,and the Struggle for Long-term Survival in the Japanese Pachinko Industry
JAEHYANG HAN, Associate Professor of Economic History, Hokkaido University
Session 3: 11:00-11:50: Has Japan’s Dual Labor Market Changed?: An Analysis of Recent Data Involving Regular/Non-regular Workers
FUMIKO NISHINO, Associate Professor of Sociology of Work, Hitotsubashi University
Session 4: 1:00-1:50: New Approaches to Twelfth-century Japanese Picture Scrolls: Transgression of Gender Norms in the Miraculous Origins of Mt. Shigi
WAKANA KAMEI, Associate Professor of Japanese Art History, University of Shiga Prefecture
Reischauer Institute Visiting Scholars presentation