Belfer Case Study Room S020, Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse Level, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St.
Speaker: AMY STANLEY, Wayne V. Jones II Research Professor in History, Northwestern University
Moderator: ANDREW GORDON, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University
In September of 1944, an interrogation report written by a Japanese-American interrogator named Alex Yorichi caused a minor frenzy among Allied soldiers posted on the border between India and Burma. The report described twenty Korean “comfort girls” and two Japanese comfort station operators who had been captured...
How can an imaginative fusion of art and science help us reach a meaningful understanding of the relationship between our actions, climate change, and diminishing biodiversity? This panel features the artists and scientists who collaborated in developing In Search of Thoreau’s Flowers, an exhibition now...
Barker Center, Room 133, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Tues Nov. 15 at 5 p.m., Camille Owens (Society of Fellows, Harvard), “Unbinding the Hand-Book of the Wonderful Boy: methods for reading black childhood in archives of 19th-century spectacle.” Event held in person, Barker Center 133. Sponsored by the Mahindra Humanities Center Seminar in the History of the Book.