Fall 2017


October 19th, 2017 (Thrusday), 6:30pm

Kirsten L. Ziomek (Adelphi University), “Condoned savagery: The untold stories of the first Taiwanese Aborigine Volunteer Army in the Philippines, 1942”

Discussant: Brandon M. Schechter (New York University)

 November 16th, 2017 (Thursday), 6:30pm

Christopher T. Nelson (UNC-Chapel Hill), “Iphigenia in the China Sea: The memory of sacrifice in contemporary Japan”

Discussant: Thomas Looser (New York University)

Spring 2017

March 15th, 2018 (Thursday), 6:30pm

Tatiana Linkhoeva (New York University), “Pan-Asianism, the Russian Revolution, and a Soviet-Japanese Coalition: Mitsukawa Kametar┼Ź”

Discussant: Seiji Shirane (City College of New York)