october, 2018

20oct2:00 pm6:00 pmProspects for Peace; film screening and panel


Event Details

This public outreach event will screen the short film Human Error, about post-earthquake/tsunami/explosion recovery in a small town near the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Reactor, and a preview of Under the Mushroom Cloud, featuring interviews with survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings. A discussion will follow with film directors Yoh Kawano and Kyle Whitney. Panelists include area experts on North Korea, China, India and Pakistan as well as community members deeply engaged in peace education. Event at 2 p.m., Oct. 20, Student Center, 690 7th St East.

This free event is hosted in conjunction with the 67th Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs (MCAA), featuring two days of expert presentation and discussion of scholarly prepared topics relating to Asian studies, as well as topical and current-event related issues in Asia, such as global and international politics and economics. The conference draws experts and academics in the field of Asian studies from all over the world.


(Saturday) 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Metropolitan State University

700 Seventh Street East, St. Paul, MN 55106