Stimulating scholarly activity: The Soga Japan Center promotes and disseminates faculty and student research on Japan, and facilitates effective learning experiences, instructional strategies and scholarly inquiries.
Organizing outreach activities: The Soga Japan Center promotes Japanese culture, society and language in local community settings.
Enriching the understanding of Japanese history, language and culture: The Soga Japan Center regularly brings scholars and artists to campus to give Japan-related lectures and readings. The center also hosts festivals, films and performances related to Japanese culture.
Building international ties: The Soga Japan Center helps foster exchange between the United States and Japan.
Special lecture: Translation and Gender
Thursday, April 23
Special guest, Dr. Momoko Nakamura, will talk about translation and gender, 5 to 6 p.m. Room 3025 Brown Hall. Free.