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Lecture: “Why is the Intellectual History of Tokugawa and Meiji Japan So Interesting?”
Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 7:00 pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, International House of Japan
Speaker: Watanabe Hiroshi (Professor, Hosei University)
Moderator: Bettina Gramlich-Oka (Associate Professor, Sophia University)
Language: English (without interpretation)
Admission: Free (reservations required, Seating: 140)
Organized by the International House of Japan
Does anyone know the first published use of the term 'comfort woman' (or 'comfort girl') in English?
I have found some examples as early as the 1950s.
Similarly, does anyone know the first published usages in Japanese of (jūgun) ianfu (従軍）慰安婦?
Any suggestions appreciated.
University of Wollongong