News - History
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Monday, June 1, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, gave a keynote address on “The Empire of Mobility: What Postcards Tell Us about the Empire of Japan” at the conference Modernity and Tourism, held at Gakushuin University, Toshima, Tokyo, May 18.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
Monday, May 18, 2015
»Larry Kominz, World Languages and Literatures faculty; and Ken Ruoff, History faculty, received on behalf of the Center for Japanese Studies a $64,785 grant from the U.S.-Japan Foundation to support public programming on Japan for the 2015-16 academic yea
Monday, May 11, 2015
»Catherine McNeur, History faculty, delivered a keynote titled “Corrupt Food and Corrupt Politics in Antebellum Manhattan” at the Oregon State University Environmental Arts & Humanities Conference, May 1.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Jennifer Tappan, History faculty, presented a paper titled “But Will it Protect? Ebola, Vaccines and the History of Yellow Fever in Africa,” at the Harriet Zuckerman Conference at the 2015 Mellon Biennial at Columbia University in New York City, April 9.
Monday, April 13, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, gave talks on the “Kamikaze: Japan’s Suicide Attackers in World War II” at the Bend Public Library on April 3 and the Redmond Public Library on April 4.
Monday, April 6, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, delivered two keynote addresses titled “Memory Wars in East Asia I: Pluralistic Memories in Japan” and “Memory Wars in East Asia II: Master Narratives of Korean Modern History Told in Museums in Seoul” at the conference on Hist
Monday, March 30, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, presented a public lecture titled “Memory Wars in East Asia II: Master Narratives of Modern Korean History told in Museums in Korea," at PSU, Feb. 26.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Friday, February 20, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, will have a Japanese translation of his essay “Japanese Tourism to Mukden, Nanjing, and Qufu, 1938-1943,” published in serial form over the next 10 weeks in Web Ronza, a publication of the Asahi Newspaper.
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
»The Oregonian: Is Portland the big bully of Oregon? Well, not nearly like it used to be, historian says
Monday, January 5, 2015
»Ken Ruoff, History faculty, received the Consul General's Commendation from Hiroshi Furusawa, consul general of Japan, in Portland, Dec. 10. The commendation is awarded to individuals who display outstanding achievements in contributing to the promotion o
Thursday, December 18, 2014
»Japan’s consul general commends PSU professor Ken Ruoff for strengthening bonds between Japan and U.S.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Thursday, December 4, 2014