Index of Lectures for 2006

2006-01 Annual General Meeting
"What was happening in East Asia around 1600?"
Dr. Derek Massarella

2006-02-27
"Two Japanese Fans: Helen and Sam Waddell, and the Land of their Birth"
Prof. David Burleigh

2006-03
"Native American in the Land of the Shogun: Ranald MacDonald and the Opening of Japan"
Mr. Frederik L. Schodt

2006-04-17
"Sacralizing the Border: Women's Responses to Exclusion from Sacred Sites"
Dr. Gaynor Sekimori

2006-05-15
"Feline Philosophy: Natsume Soseki's Modern Classic Revisited"
Dr. Hisaaki Yamanouchi

2006-06-19
"Global Tides, Local Currents: New Perspectives on Foreign Relations in Late Edo Japan"
Dr. Robert Hellyer

2006-09-25
"The Anglo-Japanese Honeymoon Era"
Mr. André Yuki Kawada

2006-10-23
"Paul Blum (scholar, book collector, traveller, historian, spy, diplomat, ASJ member)"
Mr. Robert S. Greene

2006-11-21
"Hearn and Yeats" by Mr. Maurice Fitzpatrick
"William J. Sebald and the Occupation of Japan" by Dr. Ayako Kusunoki
"Kaida Writing in Yonaguni" by Mr. Mark Rosa
"The Role of Japanese Ambassadors to the United States in the Postwar Period: Generational Transformations and Varying Functions" by Mr. Yasuaki Chijiwa

2006-12-11
"Thou Shalt Not Die: Yosano Akiko and the Russo-Japanese War"
Dr. Janine Beichman