Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Dec 08

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar: "Now It Can Be Told: Telling the Truth about the War, 1946-1954"

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

For more information, see the Weatherhead Center website.

Emer O’Dwyer
Associate Professor of History and East Asian Studies, Oberlin College

Moderator: Andrew Gordon
Lee and Juliet Folger...

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2015 Dec 01

Weatherhead Center: Pulverizing Soft Power: New Media and the Problem With Promoting “Japanese Culture" | Alexander Zahlten

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

For more information, see the Weatherhead Center website.

Alexander Zahlten
Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University

Moderator: Susan Pharr...

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2015 Nov 17

Program in US-Japan Relations: Rethinking Militarism and Conservatism in 20th Century | Danny Orbach, Andrew Levidis

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

Danny Orbach
Postdoctoral Fellow, WCFIA Program on U.S-Japan Relations, Harvard University

“The Taiwan Expedition of 1874 and the Roots of Japanese Military Disobedience”

Andrew Levidis
Postdoctoral Fellow, WCFIA Program on U.S-Japan Relations, Harvard University

“Japanese Conservatism from the China War to the Great East Asia War (1937-41)”...

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2015 Nov 10

Weatherhead Center: “South Korea’s New Demography: Implications for Democracy and Diplomacy in East Asia” | Kathy Moon (Wellesley College)

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

Speaker:

Kathy Moon, SK-Korea Foundation Chair in Korea Studies and Senior Fellow, Brookings Center for East Asia Policy Studies; Professor of Political Science and Edith Stix Wasserman Chair of Asian Studies, Wellesley College.

Contact:

William Nehring
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2015 Oct 13
2015 Sep 29

Weatherhead Center: The Geopolitical Implications of the U.S. Shale Revolution for Japan and China | Jan Nakano

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

For more information see the Weatherhead Center website.

Jane Nakano
Senior Fellow, Energy and National Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies

Moderator: ...

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2015 Sep 10

Weatherhead Center: Looking Back and Thinking Forward: Musings about 50 Years of Japanese Politics and Foreign Policy | Gerald Curtis

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Belfer Case Study Room (S020), Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street

See more on the Weatherhead Center website.

Gerald Curtis
Burgess Professor of Political Science, Columbia University

Moderator: Susan Pharr 
Edwin O. Reischauer Professor of...

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2015 Oct 29

Hutchins Center: Philippe Girard: Nathan I. Huggins Lectures (3 of 3)

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Philippe Girard, Professor of History and Department Head, McNeese State University

October 29th: Isaac Sasportas

Lecture 3: Isaac Sasportas was a Haitian-born Sephardic Jew. Inspired by the French Revolution¹s embrace of religious and racial equality, he conceived an elaborate plan in 1799 to export the Haitian Revolution to nearby Jamaica and to free Britain¹s slaves‹the closest that the New World ever got to a second Haiti. His ultimate failure reveals why the Haitian Revolution remained a one-off event....

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2015 Oct 28

Hutchins Center: Philippe Girard: Nathan I. Huggins Lectures (2 of 3)

4:00pm

Location: 

Thompson Room, Barker Center, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

Philippe Girard, Professor of History and Department Head, McNeese State University

October 28th: Joseph and Marie Bunel

Lecture 2: Joseph Bunel was a Haitian diplomatic envoy who visited Philadelphia in 1798 and who is generally regarded as the first black ambassador to the United States‹except that he was not. His unique role as Louverture and Dessalines¹s white ambassador, along with that of his wife Marie (who was black and yet remarkably uninvolved in the Revolution), show us that, when...

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