11
Mar
2014

Fumihiko Ishiyama on Japanese Government under the Challenge of Multiculturalism: The case of Ainu people

How has Japan historically responded to the situation of the Ainu people and what can and should be done in regards to the recognition of Ainu’s indigeneity.

11
Mar
2014

Tessa Morris-Suzuki on Nuclear Disaster, Uncertainty and Citizen Science: from Chernobyl to Fukushima

The 3.11 nuclear disaster raised profound questions of the relationship between science and everyday life in contemporary society.

07
Mar
2014

Engineering seminar - Naoki Yamamoto on structure identification and state initialization of spin network with limited access

A long-term collaborator with ANU, in this seminar Associate Professor Naoki Yamamoto (Keio University) will present two methods to achieve reliable and consistent quantum information processing carried out on a quantum network,

04
Mar
2014

Max Corden on Japan's macroeconomic challenge: how to reconcile expansionary policies with fiscal sustainability

Japan’s macroeconomic history in the last thirty years is quite complicated. Its government has been running substantial fiscal deficits for about twenty years. It seems that these have been run for Keynesian reasons, to stimulate demand. Opinions differ as to whether the ‘fiscal stimulus’ policies are necessary.

27
Feb
2014

AIIA Event - Amy King and Amy Catalinac on Sino-Japanese relations: old enmities and new rivalries?

The contemporary China-Japan relationship is scarred by the legacy of Japanese war and imperialism in China. Yet in the midst of this tension and hostility, the two countries enjoy major trade and investment ties.

26
Feb
2014

New Years drinks and public lecture - Great earthquakes that have shaped Japan

The Japan Institute will host 2014 New Year's drinks prior to the opening public lecture of 2014 which will be presented by Professor Brian Kennett (Research School of Earth Sciences).  Register here for the event.

25
Feb
2014

Waseda University's Kuniaki Nemoto on Bill initiation, party control and civil society in South Korea

What does the act of submitting a bill in the South Korean National Assembly tell us about the incumbant's personality?

24
Feb
2014

Korea Institute Artists in Residence Series - Calligrapher Mr Kang Jang-Hyun

Kim Jang-Hyun was born in Kongju, in South Ch’ungch’ŏng province.

21
Feb
2014

Japan influences in the School of Art's visual arts graduate season exhibition

Raku ceramics and Murakami Haruki inspired works:  Graduates in the graduate season exhibition display Japan influences in their works.

19
Feb
2014

Wronged by empire: colonial memories and victimhood in Indian and Chinese foreign policy

In this lecture Dr Miller uses the colonial past of India and China to explain some of their puzzling foreign policy choices including the Sino-Indian border conflict, India’s 1998 nuclear tests and China’s opposition to Japan in the UN Security Council.

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