Author: Virginia Cherol

Join us for Revolutionary Voices: Victory over the Sun (04/23/15)

Victory over the Sun Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 7:30 PM Boston University Photonics Center 8 St. Mary’s Street, Room 206 (MBTA Green Line “B” to BU Central or “C” to St. Mary’s St.) Free and open to the public | Reception & book-signing to follow Few theatrical creations of the 20th century are as […]

Join us on April 9th at 5pm for Our 2015 “Sushi Lecture” “Howard Zinn in Japan: Civil Rights, the Vietnam War, and Solidarity in Hiroshima”

Ann Sherif, Professor, East Asian Studies Program, Oberlin College April 9, 5pm 745 Commonwealth Avenue STH B19 Sushi Reception to Follow In 1966, historian Howard Zinn and Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee member Ralph Featherstone were invited to participate in anti-Vietnam War teach-ins in cities all over Japan by Tsurumi Shunsuke, Oda Makoto and other antiwar […]

BU Japanese Alumni Publish Kahoku Shinpo Articles

Seven alumni of the BU Japanese program have translated articles describing the aftermath of the 2011 Tohoku earthquake. The articles originally appeared in Kahoku Shinpo (a daily newspaper published in Sendai). The volunteer translators were Marli Gordon, Steven Kroman, Jenna Moriwaki, Margaret Ngo, Ben DeTora, Samik Sikand, and Aurora Tsai. The first five translations were […]

The Chinese Policitical Novel by MLCL’s Catherine Yeh on Sale Now!

Harvard East Asian Monographs 380 The Chinese Political Novel Migration of a World Genre Add to Cart Product Details HARDCOVER $59.95 • £44.95 • €54.00 ISBN 9780674504356 Publication: April 2015 Available 03/23/2015 The political novel, which enjoyed a steep yet short rise to international renown between the 1830s and the 1910s, is primarily concerned with […]