Events

  • 2018 Oct 23

    Trump's Trade Policy: Can Theories of International Political Economy Explain It?

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    KEISUKE IIDA
    Academic Associate, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University; Professor, Graduate Schools for Law and Politics, The University of Tokyo

    Moderator: Christina Davis, Professor of Government and Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
  • 2018 Oct 29

    Operation Tomodachi: Process and Recommendations - the U.S.-Japan Alliance After the Fukushima Nuclear Accident

    Location: 

    Belfer Case Study Room S020, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South Bldg., 1730 Cambridge St.
    12:15pm

    Lt. Gen. (Ret.) KOICHI ISOBERetired, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force; Asia Center Senior Fellow; Senior Fellow, Asia Pacific Initiative, Tokyo; Strategic Advisor, Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.

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

    Discussants
    Sak Sakoda, Former Executive Assistant to the Deputy Secretary of State, and former Senior Country Director for Japan, the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
    Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Burton M. Field, Retired, U.S. Air Force; Vice President, Strategic Planning, Aeronautics Strategy and Business Development, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co.; former Commander, U.S. Forces, Japan
    Admiral (Ret.) Scott H. Swift, Retired, U.S. Navy; Distinguished Fellow, U.S. Naval War College; Robert E Wilhelm Fellow,  MIT Center for International  Studies; former Commander U.S. Pacific Fleet

    Asia Beyond the Headlines Seminar Series, Harvard University Asia Center co-sponsored by Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies and the Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations

  • 2018 Oct 30

    Rethinking the “American Century” through the Prism of Modern Japan

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    FREDERICK DICKINSON
    Professor of Japanese History, University of Pennsylvania

    Moderator: Andrew Gordon, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation co-sponsored by Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
  • 2018 Nov 01

    Teaching the Japan Disasters Digital Archives: Perspectives from Japan

    Location: 

    Kang Seminar Room S050, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South Bldg., 1730 Cambridge St.
    4:15pm to 6:00pm

    ANDREW GORDON, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, & Project Director, Japan Disasters Digital Archive, Harvard University

    AKIHIRO SHIBAYAMA, Associate Professor, Disaster Digital Archive, International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University

    SEBASTIEN BORET, Assistant Professor, Disaster Digital Archive, International Research Institute of Disaster Science, Tohoku University

    Reischauer Institute Japan Disasters Digital Archive Project Special Presentation
  • 2018 Nov 02

    Panel: Constitutional Revision in Japanese Politics Today

    Location: 

    Belfer Case Study Room S020, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South Bldg., 1730 Cambridge St.
    12:15pm

    Chair: HELEN HARDACRE, Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religion and Society, Harvard University

    Asia Beyond the Headlines Seminar; sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center; co-sponsored by the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
  • 2018 Nov 06

    Explaining the Diverse Care and Migration Policies in East and Southeast Asia

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Room K262, 2nd Level, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    ITO PENG
    Professor of Sociology, University of Toronto

    Moderator: Mary C. Brinton, Reischauer Institute Professor of Sociology, and Director, Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University

    Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation

  • 2018 Nov 09

    The Hundred Man Killing Contest and the Birth of Carnival War in Japan

    Location: 

    Kang Seminar Room S050, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South Bldg., 1730 Cambridge St.
    4:15pm to 5:45pm

    BENJAMIN UCHIYAMA
    Assistant Professor of History, University of Southern California

    Moderator: Andrew Gordon, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University

    Reischauer Institute Japan Forum Lecture Series

  • 2018 Nov 10

    Symposium: The Japan-US Science Forum in Boston "The Science of Sleep"

    Location: 

    Room B103, Northwest Bldg., 52 Oxford St.
    1:30pm to 5:30pm

    Please view here for registration and event details.

    Sponsored by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Consulate General of Japan in Boston, United Japanese Researchers Around the World, and World Premier International Research Center Initiative

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