Professor Ryuichi Narita
"The various Routes of Post-WWII Japanese Intellectuals: Their Perspectives on the War and World"
What was the role of Japanese intellectuals in the postwar period on the level of both ideas and actions? This presentation will explore the paths taken by figures as Maruyama Masao, Yamaguchi Masao, Oe Kenzaburo, Ueno Chizuko, and Karatani Kojin from the early postwar period to the present.
“Haruki Murakami and the Question of Uneven Democracy in Post-Fukushima Japan”
April 21, 2014 | 5:00pm
1025 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637
Swift Hall, 3rd Floor Lecture Room
Free and open to the public; reception to follow
"Forty Years of Japanese Feminism: What it has achieved...and what it has not"
April 22, 2013, 5:00pm
1414 E. 59th St. Chicago IL. 60637