Congratulations to the following recipients of the 20th Century Japan Research Awards for 2014-2015:
Dr. Shota Ogawa, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Topic: “Imagining Natural Color: Impact of Color Film on Occupation-era Paper Media.”
Dr. Vanessa Ward, University of Otago
Topic: “Publishing Progressive Thought in Occupied Japan.”
The Award, first offered in 1999, is co-sponsored by the Nathan and Jeanette Miller Center for Historical Studies and the University of Maryland Libraries.
Each year these partners accept applications for grants to support research in the Gordon W. Prange and East Asia Collections on topics related to the period of the Allied Occupation of Japan and its aftermath, 1945-1960.
See this page for more details about the Award.