Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


Kanrin Maru 150th Anniversary Special Teacher's Workshop  
SPICE Workshop

Date and Time
February 15, 2011
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

RSVP Required

Peter Duus - Professor Emeritus at Stanford University
Frederik Schodt - Writer and Translator
Gary Mukai - SPICE Director at Stanford University

This teacher workshop is part of a year long series of events sponsored by the Consulate General of Japan, San Francisco, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the first Japanese Embassy to the United States.

Workshop Program:

  1. Lecture by Professor Emeritus Peter Duus, Stanford University, "The Japanese Discovery of America."
  2. Talk by Mr. Frederik Schodt, Writer and Translator, "Native American in the Land of the Shogun: Ranald MacDonald and the Opening of Japan."
  3. Talk by Gary Mukai, SPICE director, "Early Encounters: The First Japanese Embassy to the United States, 1860."

Japan Information Center
Consulate General of Japan
50 Fremont Street, Suite 2200
San Francisco, CA 94105

FSI Contact
Johanna Wee