COS Monthly Lecture: Tuesday, September 30

September 27, 2014

Please join us for the first COS Lecture of the year.  Dr. Lonny Carlile of the Asian Studies Program and Center for Japanese Studies will speak on “RESIDUAL SOVEREIGNTY IN PRACTICE: Japanese Law and Government in the US-Administered Okinawa, 1952-72.”  … Continue reading

Just released — BREAKING THE SILENCE: Lessons of Democracy and Social Justice from the Honouliuli Internment and POW Camp, Hawai`i

July 18, 2014

Social Process in Hawai`i, volume 45, features research on the Honouliuli Internment and POW Camp located in west O`ahu.  The collection of articles covers diverse facets of Hawai`i unique World World II experience. The book will be available  for purchase … Continue reading

Upcoming Language Conference in Okinawa

July 4, 2014

We’ve received the preliminary program for the Foundation for Endangered Languages (FEL) XVIII Uchinaa symposium to be held September 17-20, 2014 in Okinawa. For more information, see:

Faculty News Updates

July 1, 2014

Congratulations to … COS faculty, Dr. Masato Ishida, on his attainment of tenure and promotion to Associate Professor of Philosophy! COS faculty, Dr. Mari J. Matsuda (see photo below), civil right leader and professor of law the Richardson School of … Continue reading

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