Aug. 30 “Japan’s Democracy at Risk” Lawrence Repeta

“Japan’s Democracy at Risk – The LDP’s Ten Most Dangerous Proposals for Constitutional Change” Professor Lawrence Repeta Meiji University School of Law, Tokyo Comments: Dr. Lonny Carlile UHM Ctr for Japanese Studies Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, 3-5 pm Richardson School of Law, Moot Court Rm Co-Sponsored by: UHM Center for Japanese Studies, William S. Richardson School of [...]

41st Annual Urasenke Hawai‘i Summer Seminar, 2013

One hundred Way of Tea practitioners from Japan visited UHM for the 41st Urasenke Hawai‘i Summer Seminar.  Dr. Genshitsu Sen, 15th Grand Master of the Urasenke School in Kyoto, attended UH in the early 1950s.  On July 21-22, Dr. Sen gathered teachers and students of tea in the UHM Campus Ballroom and Jaku’an Tea House [...]

Culture, Technology, and Transnationality in the Cold War Asia and Pacific

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the 1950s and 1960s, the Asia-Pacific Region witnessed a flourishing of international interchanges and exchanges, involving more than one location and institution and promoting cross-national and cross-regional communications [...]

Pecha Kucha Success

Back Row (from L to R): Ms. Camille Mori, Dr. Patricia Steinhoff, Mr. Mattias van Ommen, Dr. Mire Koikari.Front Row (from L to R): Mr. Stevie Suan, Dr. Hirohisa Saito, Mr. Daniel Allen.

On Friday, October 26, CJS hosted Pecha Kucha IV.  The event was a resounding success, attracting nearly 50 attendees from around [...]