Tuesday, November 07, 2017

FALL QUARTER

October 9, 2017 | 12:30 - 2:00 PM
You Can Succeed, Too: Media Theory And Kitsch In Toho's Early 1960s Popular Song Films
Professor Michael Raine, Western University
Bunche 6275

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October 9 - 11, 2017                                                                               
Musha Conference
Royce 314

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November 3 - 4, 2017                                                                               
Liminal Anxieties: Marginal Communities and Politics of Resistance 
22nd Annual Japan Studies Graduate Student Conference
UCLA Faculty Center

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November 9, 2017 | 12:00 - 1:45 PM
Post-Imperial Reckoning: Transnational Legal Redress In East Asia
Professor Yukiko Koga, CUNY Hunter College
Haines 352

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WINTER QUARTER

January 19, 2018
2018 UCLA Terasaki Center Shinnenkai

 

 

 

January 22, 2018 | 12:30 - 2:00 PM
Welfare And Warfare: Population Politics In Wartime Japan
 
Sujin Lee, UCLA Terasaki Center Postdoctoral Fellow
Bunche 6275

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February 20, 2018 | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Engaged Critic, Radical Art
Charles E. Young Research Library Main Conference Room

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February 21, 2018 | 4:30 - 5:45 PM
Networks Of Play, Networks Of Subversion: Miyatake Gaikotsu And The Recovery Of Ukiyoe
Brij Tankha, University of Delhi
Bunche 6275

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February 26, 2018
Exposed Bodies—Feminism and Art in Japan
Presentations by artist and scholar Shimada Yoshiko, artist Takako Oshi-Marks (of Ashita no Onna), and Professor Namiko Kunimoto (Ohio State)
Charles E. Young Library

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March 1, 2018 | 4:00 - 5:30 PM
A Maidservant's Tale: Narrating Japan Between Domestic and Global History, c. 1800
Amy Stanley, Northwestern University
Royce 306

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March 8, 2018 | 4:00 - 5:30 PM
Caught Between Empires: A Preliminary Observation Of The Recent Rise Of Nationalism In Taiwan, Okinawa And Hong Kong
Rwei-Ren Wu, Academia Sinica
Bunche 10383

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March 16, 2018 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM
Late Medieval Publishing Culture In Japan During The 14th And 16th Centuries
Tomohiko Sumiyoshi, Shido Bunko Keio University
Charles E. Young Research Library

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SPRING QUARTER

 

April 12, 2018 | 5:30 PM
Japan House Presents: Kenya Hara
Kenya Hara, MUJI
EDA, UCLA Broad Art Center

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April 23, 2018 | 12:00 - 2:30 PM
Poems Of “This Court”: Japan's Late Antiquity And The Indigenization Of Chinese Literature
Brian Steininger, Princeton University
Royce 314

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April 30, 2018 | 12:00 - 2:00 PM
Bringing The Archives Of Wartime And Occupied Japan To Life: Perspectives From The Public And Private Sectors
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library Presentation Room

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May 11 - 12, 2018
Indigenous Knowledge, Taiwan: Comparative And Relational Perspectives
UCLA-NTNU Taiwan Studies Initiative Conference
Royce 314

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June 4, 2018 | 12:00 - 6:00 PM
Beyond Geopolitical Imaginaries: A Trans-Pacific Perspective
Zadankai III
UCLA Young Research Library West Classroom

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