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Brown Bag Lunch Lecture: Japan's Manga Emperor


Features Jeffrey DuBois, University at Albany

Written By Tyler Gardinier '14, PR Intern

Sponsored by UC Center for Historical Research

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Utica, NY (05/06/2014)
- On Wednesday, May 7, in the DuRoss Faculty Dining Room, the History Brown Bag lunch lecture features Jeffrey DuBois from the University at Albany and his lecture titled, “Japan’s Manga Emperor: Debating the Role of the Postwar Emperor Through Graphic Novels.”

DuBois is visiting assistant professor of Japanese at Albany. He focuses his research on modern Japanese literature and intellectual thought, especially related to interpretations and representations of Japan’s emperor and imperial institution.

The lecture will begin at 12:30 p.m.; it is free and open to everyone. This is the final Brown Bag Lunch Lecture of the academic year.

For more information on the history brown bag lunch lecture, contact David Wittner, professor of history, at dwittne@utica.edu.

About Utica College – Utica College, founded in 1946, is a comprehensive private institution offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. The College, located in upstate central New York, approximately 90 miles west of Albany and 50 miles east of Syracuse, currently enrolls over 4,000 students in 36 undergraduate majors, 27 minors, 21 graduate programs and a number of pre-professional and special programs.