Elsewhere at Harvard

2015 Mar 06

Reischauer Institute: How to Be a 'Perfect Left-Wing Lady;’ Hirabayashi Taiko & Miyamoto Yuriko on Literature, Politics, and Gender in Prewar Japan

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South S-250 (Porte Room), 1730 Cambridge St.

Joanna Sturiano, Reischauer Institute Postdoctoral Fellow (PhD Japanese Literature, Stanford University, 2014)

Moderator: Tomiko Yoda, Takashima Professor Professor of Japanese Humanities...

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2015 Feb 27

Reischauer Institute: Realigning Hirohito's Broken Limbs: Wounded Servicemen and Wartime Japanese Society | Lee Pennington

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South S050 (Kang Room), 1730 Cambridge St.

Lee Pennington, Associate Professor of History, United States Naval Academy

Moderator: Ian J. Miller, Professor of History, Dept. of History, Harvard University

Reischauer Institute Japan Forum presentation

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2015 Feb 20

Reischauer Institute: Hunting for Power: Falconry and the Sixteenth-Century Unification of Japan

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South S-250 (Porte Room), 1730 Cambridge St.

Hunting for Power: Falconry and the Sixteenth-Century Unification of Japan

Morgan Pitelka, Associate Professor of Asian Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Moderator: David Howell, Professor of History of Japanese History and Chair, Dept. of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University

Reischauer Institute Japan Forum presentation

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2015 Feb 06

Reischauer Institute: "Kishi Nobusuke and the Radicalism of a Japanese Conservative" | Andrew Levidis

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

CGIS South S050 (Kang Room), 1730 Cambridge St.

Kishi Nobusuke and the Radicalism of a Japanese Conservative

Andrew Levidis, Reischauer Institute Postdoctoral Fellow (PhD Japanese History, Kyoto University 2013)

Moderator: Daniel M. Smith, Assistant Professor of Government, Harvard University

Reischauer Institute Japan Forum presentation

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2015 Mar 26

Davis Center: "Surasian Contact Zones and the LImits of Identity: The Journey of the Russian Columbus from Imperial England to Global Bollywood"

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South S354, 1730 Cambridge St.

In 1469, a Russian merchant called Afanasy Nikitin sailed to the Indian subcontinent on a commercial expedition. The account of his travels, A Journey Beyond Three Seas, was...

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2015 Mar 12

Davis Center: "Russian Gender-based Discrimination Cases and the European Court of Human Rights; Barriers and Opportunities"

4:15pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South S354, 1730 Cambridge St.

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has become a focal point for citizens across Council of Europe member states to try to obtain legal remedies for their claims of domestic human rights violations. Approximately 11,000 Russian cases now sit in the Court's case pipeline. Yet very few of these cases have involved human rights claims based on gender discrimination. Why is this the case, despite the widespread popularity of ECtHR claims across...

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