Reischauer Institute

2017 Mar 25

Asian Borderlands: the First Annual Symposium

1:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

S020, Belfer Case Study Room, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St., Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

 

Asian Borderlands: The First Annual Symposium


Please join us for a rich inter-regional conversation on "Asian Borderlands". This is the first meeting of a proposed annual conference of a research network that will meet every year at a different university, our other partner institutions being Chicago, Columbia Read more about Asian Borderlands: the First Annual Symposium

2017 Mar 10

Film Screening and Discussion of 3/11 Documentaries with Film Director and Reischauer Institute

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

S050, Kang Room, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

Ryusuke Hamaguchi, Resident Fellow

Moderator: Alexander Zahlten, Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University

Details: Film Screening and Discussion of 3/11 Documentaries with Film Director and Reischauer Institute

Sponsored by the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University
 

2017 Mar 07

Miyazakiworld: Popular Culture and the Uses of Enchantment

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

Susan Napier, Professor of Japanese Studies, Tufts University

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

Details: Miyazakiworld: Popular Culture and the Uses of Enchantment

Co-sponsored by the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies
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2017 Mar 03

Gender and Postwar Relief: Support for War-Widowed Mothers in Occupied Japan (1945-52)

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

S050, Kang Room, Concourse, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

Akiko Takenaka, Associate Professor of History, University of Kentucky

Moderator: Helen Hardacre, Reischauer Institute Professor of Japanese Religions and Society, Harvard University

Details: Gender and Postwar Relief: Support for War-Widowed Mothers in Occupied Japan (1945-52)

Sponsored by the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University


 

2017 Mar 08

Works and Humanitarian Activities

3:00pm

Location: 

S010, Tsai Auditorium, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge

11th Annual Tsai Lecture

Shigeru Ban, Shigeru Ban Architects, Tokyo, Japan; 2014 Winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize.

Ban

Born in Tokyo in 1957, Shigeru Ban attended Southern California Institute of Architecture and Cooper Union School of Architecture, and after working for Arata Isozaki Read more about Works and Humanitarian Activities

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