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U-M Center for Japanese Studies Lecture Series.:
Dec. 1 & 8. Talks by visiting scholars. Dec. 8: University of Chicago Asian languages & cultures professor Michael Bourdaghs discusses the transformation of Chinese-born WWII propaganda idol Ri Koran into the Hollywood actress Shirley Yamaguchi in “Negotiating the Cold War: Yamaguchi Yoshiko in Sacramento, 1950.” Noon–1:30 p.m., 1010 Weiser Hall, 500 Church. For livestream preregister at events.umich.edu/group/1003. Free. 764–6307., . . . . . .