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14 March 2013 - 2:00pm to 15 March 2013 - 6:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre
Aims This conference aims to engage scholars and public figures working on ‘Japan’ as a field of study in a reflexive discussion on the state and future of Japanese Studies, specifically to... Read more
7 March 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Ito Peng, University of Toronto All in the Family? Migrants, Nationhood, and Care Regimes in Asia and North America From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan Seminars... Read more
28 February 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Adam Komisarof, Reitaku University The Role of Aligning Acculturation Strategies in Addressing Japan’s Labor Shortage From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan... Read more
21 February 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Susan Long, John Carroll University Revisiting Siblings and Grandchildren: The Meaning of Japanese Family Relationships in the Old Age Society From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised... Read more
14 February 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Philip Grover, Assistant Curator, Photograph and Manuscript Collections, Pitt Rivers Museum Samurai Abroad: Photographs of the Takenouchi Mission to Europe (1862) From its start in the 1980s the... Read more
7 February 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Masahiro Kotosaka, Said Business School The Institutional Context for Rapidly Internationalizing Japanese Firms: Constraint to resource, bilateral to multilateral From its start in the 1980s the... Read more
31 January 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Katrina Moore, University of New South Wales The Pedagogical Power of Noh: An Ethnographer's Journey From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan Seminars in Japanese... Read more
24 January 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
David Banister, Professor of Transport Studies and Fellow of St. Anne's College, Director of the Transport Studies Unit, School of Geography and the Environment Towards a low carbon society: Halving... Read more
17 January 2013 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Dr Pamela Wace, The Oriental Institute, University of Oxford Environment and Technology: the view from prehistory From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan Seminars... Read more
30 November 2012 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Dr Clare Pollard, (Curator of Japanese art, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford) Threads of Silk and Gold: Ornamental Textiles from Meiji Japan More information about the Exhibition. From its start in the 1980s... Read more
29 November 2012 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Please note this seminar is on a Thursday. Professor Ikuya Sato, (Hitotsubashi University, Japan) A Third Type of University Press: “Translation” of Western Models of Scholarly Publishing in Japan... Read more
23 November 2012 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Dr Ulrich Heinze, (Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures) Time Travel Narratives in Japanese Manga - Control, Loss and Experience of Time in the Age of Crisis From its start... Read more
16 November 2012 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Professor Michael Shin, (Korean Studies, Cambridge University) The Cultural Policies of the Cultural Policy (Bunka Seiji), 1919-1926 From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series... Read more
9 November 2012 - 5:00pm to 9:45pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Dr Oleg Benesch, (Department of History, University of York) Bushido: Inventing the Gentleman Samurai in Modern Japan From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan... Read more
2 November 2012 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Dahrendorf Room, Founders’ Building, St. Antony’s College, Oxford
Dr Olga Khomenko, (Associate Researcher, SOAS, Senior Lecturer, History Department, National University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy, Ukraine) The joy of things: the Japanese 'new woman' as seen through... Read more

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