Professor Ezra F. Vogel spoke on Sino-Japanese relations from World War II to the present at “Understanding China-Japan Relations 1945-2019” on October 10, 2019. Dr. Vogel, Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus, Harvard University, is the author of China and Japan: Facing History (Harvard University Press, 2019). Dr. Vogel examined the sources of current strains in the relationship, and offered his recommendations on how the two countries can overcome the past to improve their relationship and work together towards common interests.
Sasakawa USA co-sponsored this event with Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
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16:00-16:30 | Registration
16:30-16:40 | Welcome & Introduction
Mr. James L. Schoff, Senior Fellow, Carnegie Asia Program
Dr. Satohiro Akimoto, Chairman of the Board and President, Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA
16:40-17:30 | Featured Presentation
Professor Ezra F. Vogel, Henry Ford II Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus, Harvard University
17:30-18:00 | Q&A