"Howard Zinn in Japan : Civil Rights, The Vietnam War, and Solidarity in Hiroshima"

  • 09 Apr 2015
  • 5:00 PM
  • 745 Commonwealth Avenue STH B19, Boston
  

Center for the Study of Asia, Boston University presents

"Howard Zinn in Japan : Civil Rights, The Vietnam War, and Solidarity in Hiroshima"



5:00 pm on Thursday, April 9, 2015

745 Commonwealth Avenue STH B19, Boston

Ann Sherif
Professor, East Asian Studies Program, Oberlin College,


In 1966, historian Howard Zinn and Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee member Ralph Featherstone were invited to participate in anti-Vietnam War teach-ins in cities all over Japan by Tsurumi Shunsuke, Oda Makoto and other antiwar activists. This talk focuses on the civil rights leaders’ visit to Hiroshima. 


  
 

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