H-US-Japan is an edited, international, nonpartisan network that provides scholars, graduate students, politicians, journalists, policy-makers, researchers, professionals, and others a free daily forum to discuss US-Japan relations in the context of economic, security, political, and diplomatic issues. The primary purpose for H-US-Japan is to enable researchers of US-Japan relations to exchange opinions about the significance of current affairs and historical events of Japan-US relations in depth, to discuss new articles, books, papers, approaches, methods and tools of analysis, and to test new ideas and share comments and tips on teaching.

Recent Content

H-US-Japan: Asia-Pacific International Relations Seminar at Osaka University


14 May 2017

from: Yone Sugita (yone@sugita.us)


Dear Colleagues:  

You are welcome to the Asia-Pacific International Relations Seminar at Osaka University on 20 May.

Seminar papers are available only for those who will participate in the seminar.


Yone Sugita




International Studies Seminar at Osaka University

Date: 20 May 2017 (Saturday)

H-US-Japan: CFA: Trans-Asian Indigeneity / Summer Institute at Penn State in June 2017


8 Feb 2017

Call for Applications: Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute (Special Topic: "Trans-Asian Indigeneity")


Penn State Asian Studies Summer Institute: 

“Trans-Asian Indigeneity”

Penn State University invites applicants for its annual Asian Studies Summer Institute, to be held June 18-24, 2017. This year’s Institute, directed by Neal Keating, Pasang Yangjee Sherpa and Charlotte Eubanks, focuses on the topic of “Trans-Asian Indigeneity.”

H-US-Japan: Study Abroad to Kyoto, Japan for college students


8 Feb 2017


Please share this information with your students interested in Japan. We are the University of New Orleans (UNO), offering a 6-week program (1 week of online intro, 5 weeks in Japan) to Kyoto, Japan. The program is open to any US College Students as well as eligible High School Seniors who will turn 18 by May 21, 2017.

International Seminar at Osaka U. on 15 Feb "From the Burst of the Bubble Economy To Donald Trump's Presidency"


8 Feb 2017

from: Yone Sugita (sugita@lang.osaka-u.ac.jp)


Dear Colleagues:

We will have the following seminar on 15 Feb at Osaka University (Toyonaka Campus)


(Building #6 next to the post office). You are most welcome.