Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

“New Directions in Japanese Studies”

November 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - November 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

Event Navigation

Weatherhead East Asian Institute Event

Please join us for a workshop with:

Yan CHANG (University of Minnesota)
Stephen CHOI (Columbia University)
Carol GLUCK (Columbia University)
Harry HAROOTUNIAN (Columbia University)
Tianyuan HUANG (Columbia University)
Mairead HYNES (Columbia University)
IWASAKI Minoru (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)
NARITA Ryūichi (Japan Women’s University)
Jordan SAND (Georgetown University)
Isaac TAN (Columbia University)
TOBA Kōji (Waseda University)
TSUBOI Hideto (International Research Center for Japanese Studies)
WATANABE Eri (Shizuoka University)
WATANABE Naoki (Musashi University)
Xinyi ZHAO (Columbia University)

 

This is a Weatherhead East Asian 70th Anniversary event.

Please contact the workshop administrator, Isaac Tan (ct2810@columbia.edu), to register.

EVENT DETAILS


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1

7:00 – 8:30 pm

VIDEO SCREENING

Japanese “Magic Lantern” Films of the 1950s
Introduced by TOBA Kōji (Waseda University)

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2

10:00 – 10:30 am

COFFEE & REGISTRATION

10:30 am – 12:30 pm

KEYNOTE LECTURE “Reconsidering Historical Comparability”

Harry HAROOTUNIAN (Columbia University)
Response
Carol GLUCK (Columbia University)
12:30 – 2:00 pm
LUNCH BREAK
2:00 – 5:30 pm

PANEL ONE – New Directions in Japanese Studies: Perspectives from Japan

IWASAKI Minoru (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies)
NARITA Ryūichi (Japan Women’s University)
TOBA Kōji (Waseda University)
TSUBOI Hideto (International Research Center for Japanese Studies)
WATANABE Eri (Shizuoka University)
WATANABE Naoki (Musashi University)

Discussion will be in Japanese & English.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3

10:00 – 10:30 am
COFFEE & REGISTRATION
10:30 am – 12:30 pm

PANEL TWO –New Directions in Japanese Studies: Perspectives from America

Informal presentations by current doctoral students about their research interests. Discussion will be in Japanese & English.
Participants:
Yan CHANG (University of Minnesota)
Stephen CHOI (Columbia University)
Tianyuan HUANG (Columbia University)
Mairead HYNES (Columbia University)
Isaac TAN (Columbia University)
Xinyi ZHAO (Columbia University)
and others
Respondents:
NARITA Ryūichi (Japan Women’s University)
Jordan SAND (Georgetown University)
TOBA Kōji (Waseda University)

Address


International Affairs Building, Room 918
420 West 118th Street

Cosponsored by: Donald Keene Center of Japanese Culture, the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the Weatherhead East Asian Institute

Details

Start:
November 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm
End:
November 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, ,