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Speaker Program: U.S.-Japan Security Alliance

Wednesday, March 1 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

| Free

U.S.-Japan Security Alliance:
How the Relationship Is Changing Militarily and What We Can Expect

Southern Methodist University
Tower Center Boardroom, Rm. 227, Carr Collins Hall
Free and open to the public
Limited seating; advance registration required


Grant Newsham, senior research fellow at the Japan Forum for Strategic Studies, will speak about the crucial U.S.-Japan security alliance and the challenges the new administration may face in the Asia-Pacific region. Newsham, a retired U.S. Marine colonel, was the first Marine liaison officer to the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force. He lived in Tokyo for twenty years and has served on two occasions as the Marine attaché at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo.

A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation. Refreshments will be served.

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Wednesday, March 1
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Event Categories:


Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth
John G. Tower Center for Political Studies at SMU
Sun & Star Japan and East Asia Program


Southern Methodist University, Carr Collins Hall
3300 University Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75205
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The Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth is a Texas non-profit corporation qualified under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.