ICAS : Book talk co-sponsored with the German Institute for Japanese Studies (DIJ) with Helena Hof: The EU Migrant Generation in Asia (In-person)
Friday, February 10, 2023 - 19:00
Looking at young Europeans who migrated to Singapore and Tokyo, this book sheds light on early-career migration and on the changing outlook of Japan and Singapore. We see how migration to Asian business centres has become a way of distinction and an alternative way of middle-class reproduction for young Europeans. It also reveals how perceived insecurities in the crisis-ridden EU result in these migrants’ migration or prolonged stays in Asia...
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 - 17:00 to 18:00
We are happy to invite you to a special event with family members of former American Prisoners of War (POWs) in Japan. They will be visiting Japan at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as part of a cultural diplomacy program that started in 2010. The Japanese/POW Friendship Program seeks to promote a mutual understanding between the Japanese and American people by inviting former POWs, their family members, and caregivers to Japan as a gesture of reconciliation.