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Nikkei Bruin Symposium Honoring Fred G. Notehelfer

Nikkei Bruin Symposium Honoring Fred G. Notehelfer

Nikkei Bruin Symposium in celebration of Fred G. Notehelfer's tenure as Center Director

Saturday, May 19, 2007
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Faculty Center
Sequoia Room
Los Angeles, CA 90095


Morning Session

10:00 am

Opening remarks by Donald F. McCallum (UCLA)

10:10 am

Cross-town Commentary: Viewing Fred Notehelfer from Beyond the Pale (Blue and Gold)

Gordon Berger (USC)

10:40 am

Matara: A Dream King Between Insight and Imagination

William Bodiford (UCLA)

11:30 am

Samurai in an Age of Peace: Martial Training in the Tokugawa Period

Cameron Hurst (University of Pennslyvania)

12:20 pm

Lunch Break

Afternoon Session

2:00 pm

Josiah Conder: The Cultural Contradictions of an English Architect in Meiji Japan

Jonathan Reynolds (USC)

2:50 pm

The Literature of Occupied Tokyo

Seiji Lippit (UCLA)

3:40 pm

Afternoon Break

4:00 pm

Japanese Immigrant Origin of Japanese (Academic) Studies in the Western United States

Eiichiro Azuma (University of Pennslyvania)

5:00 pm

Closing remarks

A reception will follow the event.

The symposium is free and open to UCLA faculty, students, staff and invited guests. Parking is available at Lot 2 for $8.

For more information, please contact:

Mariko Bird
Tel: 310-825-8681

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Sponsor(s): Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies

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