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In Memoriam:  Professor Tamako Niwa-Kano (1922-2015)

The members of the Department of Asian Languages and Literature regret the passing of our colleague, associate professor emerita Tamako Niwa-Kano on May 31, 2015.  Professor Niwa-Kano was born in 1922.  She received a Ph.D. from Radcliffe College in 1956 with a dissertation titled “Nakatsukasa naishi nikki,” the... Continue reading

2015 Convocation Remarks by Professor Emeritus of Chinese Literature David R. Knechtges

Convocation 2015 David R. Knechtges Graduating students, parents, friends, staff, and colleagues. I am delighted to say a few words on this occasion held to honor the recipients of bachelor of arts, master of arts, and doctor of philosophy degrees as well as... Continue reading

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