Japanese Sand Garden

Program in Japanese Language and Culture

Japanese (Nihongo) is a fascinating and challenging language. Engaging with the intricacies of spoken and written Japanese will open you up to new dimensions of social and cultural experience. The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures offers both undergraduate and graduate programs.

October 9, 2015 - 4:00pm

CANCELED: The Japanese Empire in Post-Colonial and Post-Cold War East Asia: Through the Discovery of the Two Tombs of a Korean Massacre Victim Ninety Two Years Later

Jinhee Lee, Associate Professor of History, Eastern Illinois University
Busch 18

By reading through the meaning of the recently discovered two coexisting tombs of a Korean victim of the 1923 colonial massacre in Japan and Korea, Professor Lee will trace the ways in which the meanings of the Japanese empire and its colonial leg