Center for Japanese Studies 50th Anniversary
Hybrid Japan

2008 Program of Events

May50th Anniversary Kick-Off: Cal Japan Day
SeptemberAnime Masters and Masterpieces: Grave of the Fireflies
OctoberHaruki Murakami in Berkeley
 The Inaugural (2008-2009) Berkeley Japan Prize: Haruki Murakami
 Haruki Murakami: A Conversation
 Japanese Literature on the Global Stage: The Murakami Symposium
NovemberBerkeley in Japan I: The Inaugural Berkeley-Todai (University of Tokyo) Forum
 Sadako Ogata and Japan's International Relations: Diplomacy and Foreign Aid
DecemberU.S.-Japan Baseball: History and Prospects