Symposium Identity Construction Across Time and Cultures"
Thursday, May 2, 2013
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (PT)
Science Lecture (SL) Room 130
Symposium organized as part of the Japan Week celebrations.
Topics and Participants:
"Yosano Akiko and the Construction of Female Identity in Modern Japan."
Leith Morton (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
"Fraternity and Fratricide in Early China"
Janice Kam (Western Washington University)
"German-Jewish Identity in Barbara Honigmann's Work"
Petra Fiero (Western Washington University)
"The Image of Our Lady of Charity and the Negotiation of Cuban Identity"
Hugo Garcia (Western Washington University)
"Challenging the Confinement of "Women"in Early 20th Century Japan"
Madoka Kusakabe (Western Washington University)