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Masako Iino

Past President and Professor, Tsuda College

Masako Iino is past President and Professor of American History and Immigration Studies at Tsuda College in Tokyo. She has also taught at McGill University and Acadia University and was a visiting professor at UC Berkeley. She has been on numerous committees and boards, governmental and academic, national and international. She was a member of the Executive Committee of the Japanese Association for American Studies (1992–2010), President of the Japanese Association for Canadian Studies (1996–2000), and was awarded with the Governor General’s International Award for Canadian Studies in 2001. Professor Iino has published many books and papers in the fields of American and Canadian Studies, as well as immigration studies, including Another History of U.S.–Japan Relations: Japanese Americans Swayed by the Cooperation and the Disputes Between the Two Nations (Tokyo: Yuhikaku, 2000); A History of Japanese Canadians: Swayed by Canada-Japan Relations (Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press, 1997) (which was given the Prime Minister’s Award for Publication), and co-author of Ethnic America (Tokyo: Yuhikaku, 2011), a revised version of Ethnic America (1984, 1997).

Articles written by this presenter are available on-line.

Speaker Events

Friday, July 5

一世の詩、一世の声 (Issei Poetry, Issei Voices) [AUDIO]
Masako Iino, Past President and Professor, Tsuda College
Teruko Kumei, Professor, Shirayuri College
Noriko Shimada, Professor, Japan Women's University
Mariko Takagi-Kitayama, Ph.D., Professor, Aichi Gakuin University


Time: 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Aspen
Topic: 日本語のセッション (Sessions in Japanese)

Saturday, July 6

99 年の愛/憎しみ (99 Years of Love/Hate) [AUDIO]
Masako Iino, Past President and Professor, Tsuda College
Teruko Kumei, Professor, Shirayuri College
Noriko Shimada, Professor, Japan Women's University


Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Location: Cedar A & B
Topic: 日本語のセッション (Sessions in Japanese)

Closing General Session
Sybil Jordan Hampton, Ed.D., Retired President, Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation
Irene Hirano Inouye, President, U.S.-Japan Council
Masako Iino, Past President and Professor, Tsuda College
Craig Ishii, Executive Director, Kizuna
Lane Maki, Student
Greg Robinson, Ph.D., Professor of History, Université du Québec À Montréal


Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Location: Grand Ballroom
Topic: General Activity