Events archive

Nissan Seminar
17 January 2019 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre
Remembering Ron Dore: Reflections on his contributions to social science from the study of Japan Ronald Dore’s exploration of Japan over many decades has influenced the social sciences well beyond... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Dr William Marotti, Associate Professor, Department of History, UCLA
30 November 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
The politics of violence, glue-sniffing, and liberation: making 1968 in Japan By Professor William Marotti, the Department of History at UCLA In January of 1968, violent confrontations between... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Professor Len Schoppa, Professor of Politics, Department of Politics, University of Virginia
23 November 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
Prof Chizu Nakajima, Professor of Corporate Law and Governance, London Metropolitan University
16 November 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
Dr Rayna Denison, Senior Lecturer, School of Art, Media and American Studies, University of East Anglia
9 November 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
Mr Jonathan Dil, Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages and Liberal Arts, Keio University
19 October 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Nissan Seminar
Bill Emmott
12 October 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College
Bill Emmott is an independent writer and consultant best known for his time as Editor in Chief of The Economist (1993-2006) and his books on Japan, which began with the bestselling The Sun Also Sets... Read more
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Mr Hiroto Saikawa, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd
8 October 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre
We are pleased to announce that Mr Hiroto Saikawa, President and Chief Executive Officer of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd, will give a lecture called Nissan and the Changing Face of Japanese Management at the... Read more
Nissan Seminar
18 May 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
This one-day conference features three co-authors of the book manuscript Compressed Development (nearing completion, to be published by Oxford University Press), as well as a diverse set of... Read more
Nissan Seminar
18 May 2018 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
This one-day conference features three co-authors of the book manuscript Compressed Development (nearing completion, to be published by Oxford University Press), as well as a diverse set of... Read more
Nissan Seminar
Lucy Crehan, Education Researcher and Author
11 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Lucy Crehan is a qualified teacher, an education explorer, an author, and an international education consultant. She taught science and psychology at a secondary school in London before becoming... Read more
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Dr Rin Ushiyama, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Sociology, Research Fellow, University of Cambridge
4 May 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Nissan Seminar
Professor Glenda S. Roberts, Graduate School of Asia-Pacific Studies, Waseda University
27 April 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Abstract: Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg’s 2013 book Lean In attracted attention in Japan, where Sandberg’s advice for business women to ‘lean in’ and assert themselves in order to climb the ranks of... Read more
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Professor Adam Komisarof, Faculty of Letters, Keio University
8 March 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford
Nissan Seminar
Eric C. Rath, Toyota Visiting Professor, Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan and Professor of the History Department, University of Kansas
1 March 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford

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