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Modern Japan Seminar

March 9 @ 6:30 pm

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Welcome to the Spring 2020 Modern Japan Seminar. We invite you to join us for an exciting lineup of talks.

2/11  “Inventing the Kamikaze in Late-War Japan,” Nick Kapur, Rutgers University-Camden

Discussant: Ran Zwigenberg, Penn State University

3/9  “Radioactive Olympics,” Alexis Dudden, University of Connecticut and Andy Marks, Columbia University

Discussant: Emlyn Hughes, Columbia University

4/14  “‘Hope Lights our Way:’ The Olympic Games and Japan’s Environment, 1940-2020,” Robin Kietlinski, LaGuardia Community College of the City University of New York

All meetings are in IAB 918 at 6:30. As usual, we will have dinner together following the presentation and discussion. If you will be able to join us, please RSVP to Mairead Hynes at m.hynes@columbia.edu.
We look forward to seeing you.


March 9
6:30 pm