Ryozo Kato - Former Ambassador to the U.S.; Naoyuki Agawa - Professor of Law, Keio University; Paul Kennedy - Dilworth Professor of History, Yale University; Koichi Hamada - Tuntex Emeritus Professor of Economics, Yale University
Yale University is proud to welcome Ambassador Ryozo Kato and Mr. Naoyuki Agawa to campus on September 21 for a special event, “The Arc of Post-World War II Japanese Diplomacy: A Conversation.” Professors Paul Kennedy, J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History and Director, International Security Studies, and Koichi Hamada, Tuntex Emeritus Professor of Economics, will join Ambassador Kato and Mr. Agawa for a discussion of the global context of Japanese diplomacy during the last 70 years. The event will be held in the auditorium of Henry R. Luce Hall (34 Hillhouse Avenue) at 4:00 p.m., and will be followed by a reception at 5:30 p.m.
September marks the beginning of “Japan at the Crossroads: Yale Project on Japan’s Politics and Diplomacy,” which is supported by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership and directed by Frances Rosenbluth, Damon Wells Professor of Political Science. This project is hosted by the Council on East Asian Studies at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies.