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Release: March 30, 2000
International Mondays presents speaker on Japanese city planning April
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- International Mondays and the Center for Asian and Pacific
Studies (CAPS) will present David Tucker, a visiting assistant professor of
history at the UI, who will discuss "Modernism, Militarism, and Migration:
Using Agricultural Immigrant Village Design in Manchukuo to Pioneer Modern
City Planning," Monday, April 3 from noon to 1 p.m. in the International
Tucker's graduate work was at the UI, with a year at Tsukuba University
in Japan. He will present the strongest links between military and architectural
dreams created by the city planning of Manchukuo, after the Japanese defeat
The International Mondays seminar series is sponsored by University of Iowa
International Programs and presents discussions with individuals who have
had international experiences. The series is free and open to the public,
and includes a free lunch. For more information, call Connie Noren, at 335-0345
or Aya Matsushima at 335-0637.
Concert to benefit Women's Resource and Action Center, Iowa Feminist Union
IOWA CITY, Iowa-- The Women's Resource and Action Center and the University
of Iowa Feminist Union will sponsor a joint benefit concert Sunday, April
2 beginning at 9 p.m. at The Green Room, 509 S. Gilbert in Iowa City. Admission
will be $5 at the door. Proceeds from the event will go to support programs
of the two women's organizations.
Local singer-songwriter Amy Carder will perform along with Dave Olson and
the local group, "autocrash."
For more information, please call 335-1374 or 335-1486.