The Weatherhead East Asian Institute, one of the most active regional institutes at Columbia, presents the latest in its lecture series with "New Horizons in Japanese Historywriting: New Books and Their Authors." Organized by Professor Carol Gluck, George Sansom Professor of History and Professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures, the talks will be held at the Institute, in Room 918 of the International Affairs Building ( 420 W. 118 St., 9 th Floor) on Wednesdays from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Nov. 3 " Korea Between Empires, 1895-1919" with Andre Schmid
Nov. 10 "The Dawn that Never Comes: Shimazaki Toson and Japanese Nationalism" with Michael Bourdaghs
Nov. 17 "House and Home in Modern Japan" with Jordan Sand
Dec. 1 "The Culture of Japanese Fascism" with Alan Tansman
Dec. 8 "Reasonable Men, Powerful Words: Political Culture and Expertise in Twentieth-Century Japan" with Laura Hein
Please contact WEAI at (212) 854-2592 for more information.