Jessamyn Abel (Pennsylvania State University), "Democratic Infrastructures: Planning the First Bullet Train (1958–64)"


Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 12:30pm to 2:00pm


Bowie-Vernon Room (K262), CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street

Jessamyn Abel
Assistant Professor of Asian Studies, Department of Asian Studies, Pennsylvania State University

Moderator: Andrew Gordon
Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Department of History, Harvard University

Special Series on the Future of Democracy in Japan and Asia, supported by the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership (CGP). Co-sponsored by the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School