Japan’s Imperial Household and Abdication: The Contemporary Controversy in Historical Perspective

Date: 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Bowie-Vernon Room K262, CGIS Knafel Bldg., 1737 Cambridge St.
KENNETH RUOFF
Professor of History and Director of the Center for Japanese Studies, Portland State University

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

Moderator: Susan J. Pharr, Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of Japanese Politics and Director, WCFIA Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University

Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations presentation
Co-sponsored by Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies