Past Events

CJR 2017-2018 Annual Report

We appreciate everyone’s participation and contribution in the school year of 2017-2018. The CJR Annual Report is now available for download: CJR 2017-18 Annual Report

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CJR Lunchtime Lecture on March 28!

“Owning the Ocean: Alaska Fishermen and the Japanese ‘Invasion’ of Bristol Bay, 1937-1938,” by Ross Coen (PhD Candidate in University of Washington)

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CJR Conference “Donald Trump, Japan and Canada”

Click here to RSVP! ■ Date: February 2, 2018 ■ Time: 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM ■ Venue: UBC Liu Institute, multi-purpose room (1st floor)

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The Meiji at 150 Project

The 2017-2018 Academic Year sees the 150th anniversary of Japan’s 1868 Meiji Restoration, an epochal political revolution that sparked Japan’s remarkable modernization, dramatic cultural transformation, and rapid emergence onto the global stage.

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Japanese Women’s Business Association Symposium

Date: September 28, 2017 Place: Robson Square Theatre, 800 Robson Street, Vancouver Event poster PDF

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Borderwork: Migration and Territory in East Asia

April 12th 2017, 2-3:30PM@ UBC Institute of Asian Reseach Room 120 (1855 West Mall)

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Explaining Exceptionality: Care and Migration Policies in Japan and South Korea

April 11th 2017, 12:30-2PM@ UBC IAR Room 351

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Rebalancing competing values relating to the right to be forgotten and users’ rights: Toward a new conception of rights in the age of AI, IoT, and Robotics

March 29th 2017, 12:30-13:30 @UBC Peter Allard School of Law Room 106 (1822 East Mall)

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DOUBLE EXPOSURE

Symposium: Missionary Photographs of Meiji-Taisho Japan, March 24th 2017, 12-4PM @IKBLC Lillooet Room

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“Resilience in the Margins: Grassroots Women’s NGOs, Feminist Expertise, and a New Paradigm for Japanese Post-Disaster Reconstruction”

March 22nd 2017, 12:30-13:30 @ Asian Centre 604

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