Upcoming Japan-Related Events
Some events coming up that may be of interest to our alumni and friends.
Thursday, April 14, 5pm Ozumo Oakland Cherry Blossom Festival Taiko drummers, singers, and drink specials http://www.ozumo.com/oakland/ _________________________________________________
Tuesday • April 19, 2011 • 5:45 PM USF Main Campus, Fromm Hall Enter from Parker Street between Golden Gate & Fulton, San Francisco SUSTAINABLE SUSHI? Seafood Watch and the Future of the Oceans For information please click here.
_________________________________________________ Wednesday, April 20, 2011, 4:00 pm Coping with the Crisis: Implications for Japan’s Future IEAS Conference Room, 2223 Fulton Street, Sixth Floor, Berkeley http://events.berkeley.edu/index.php/calendar/sn/ieas.html?event_ID=42584
Observers' attention has been riveted by Japan's devastating earthquake and tsunami of March 11 and the ensuing events at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. How should we analyze the disaster? What do the continuing crisis and Japan's responses reveal? What are the possible social and political consequences? A panel of experts offer their assessments. Panelist/Discussants: Steven Vogel, Political Science, UC Berkeley; Dana Buntrock, Architecure, UC Berkeley; Duncan Williams, East Asian Languages and Cultures, UC Berkeley; Peter Hayes, Nautilus Institute, USF; T.J. Pempel, Political Science, UC Berkeley; Joonhong Ahn, Nuclear Engineering, UC Berkeley; Mary Comerio, Architecture, UC Berkeley; Moderator: Cathryn Carson, Professor, History, and Associate Dean of Social Sciences. Cosponsored with the Center for Science, Technology Medicine and Society, Center for Japanese Studies, Department of Architecture, Department of Political Science, and Department of Nuclear Engineering. _________________________________________________ Thursday • April 21, 2011 • 5:45 PM USF Main Campus, Fromm Hall AFTER THE DELUGE Nuclear Crisis in Japan and the Environment, Energy Policy, and Public Health For information please click here.
**Note that JETAANC does not necessarily endorse these events.**