Monday, April 16, 2012 (6:30 PM – 8:00 PM)
Great Hall, Elizabeth Perkins Prothro Hall (map)
Ezra Vogel, Henry Ford II Research Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus, Harvard University
Ezra Vogel is the Henry Ford II Research Professor of the Social Sciences Emeritus at Harvard University. Dr. Vogel has served as Director of the Program on U.S.-Japan Relations at the Center for International Affairs (1980-87), National Intelligence Officer for East Asia at the National Intelligence Council (1993-95), Director of the Fairbank Center (1995-99) and the first Director of the Asia Center (1997-99). He is the author of a number of books including Japan as Number One: Lessons for America (this remains the all-time best-seller in Japan for non-fiction by a Western author) and most recently Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China (2011).