Congrats to the 2017-2018 Recipients of the 20th Century Japan Research Awards!

Congratulations to the following recipients of the 20th Century Japan Research Awards for 2017-2018:

Emily Cole (University of Oregon) for her proposal "Life in the Ruins: Photography during the Allied Occupation of Japan, 1945-1952"

W. Evan Young (Dickinson College) for his proposal “Health and Home in Occupation-Era Japan: Women’s Magazines and Domestic Medical Care”

The Award, first offered in 1999, is co-sponsored by the Nathan and Jeanette Miller Center for Historical Studies and the University of Maryland Libraries. The grants support research in the Gordon W. Prange and East Asia Collections on topics related to the period of the Allied Occupation of Japan and its aftermath, 1945-1960.

See this page for more details about the Award.