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Lecture: After Convenience: Convenience Stores, Culture, and Japan's Social Infrastructure in the Wake of 3.11

Location

Gaylord Hall
main floor of Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave. (map)

Description

 

This talk looks specifically at the role disaster has played in the reassessment of convenience stores, not just in Tohoku but throughout Japan.

 

 

Gavin H. Whitelaw                                               

Asian Studies Block Visitor

Associate Professor of Anthropology

International Christian University, Tokyo, Japan

 

Lecture: After Convenience: Convenience Stores, Culture, and Japan's Social Infrastructure in the Wake of 3.11
  • Open to Public: Yes
  • Admission Fee: Free
  • Sponsored By: NEH Professorship
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