[PAST EVENT] After the Quake: Japan Responds

April 15, 2012
8:30am - 3am
Cohen Career Center
180 Stadium Dr
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Join us Sunday, April 15, for a conference on the response to the catastrophic earthquake, tsunami and on-going nuclear crisis that hit northeastern Japan on March 11 last year. Students will present research papers in two panel and in a bilingual poster session. Following this, Alex Bates, Assistant Professor of Japanese at Dickinson College, will deliver the keynote address, "Fire Guns and Bear Gods: Fear of the Outsider in Disaster."

The conference will be held at the Cohen Career Center, next to the Sadler Center. The schedule is as follows:
Panel 1 (9:00 - 10:45)
Panel 2 (11:00 - 12:30)
Bilingual Poster Session (1:00 - 2:00)
Keynote Speech (2:00 - 3:00)