Dr. Samuel Yamashita CJS Seminar, Monday April 5, 2010

Dr. Samuel Yamashita, the Henry E. Sheffield Professor of History at Pomona College will give the next CJS seminar on April 5 titled “Coercion, Compliance and Resistance in Wartime Japan, 1942-1945.” Professor Yamashita uses wartime diaries and the correspondence of ordinary Japanese to chart everyday resistance to government policy and directives during World War II. [...]

Japanese politicians visit UHM

Representatives from Japan’s major political parties visited the UHM campus and East West Center on Tuesday, March 2nd. It was the final leg of the group’s tour to several American cities including Washington D.C. and Annapolis, MD. The representatives visited UHM as part of a training program for young Japanese leaders to get a better [...]