Seventy junior scholars awarded International Dissertation Research Fellowships. The 2019 cohort is indicative of the wide range of research projects, academic disciplines, and regional diversity that characterize the SSRC.
READ | 2006 Abe Fellow Sheila Smith writes on the deterioration of Seoul-Tokyo relations and what that means for the US.
READ | 2018 Abe Journalism Fellow Peg Tyre pens new piece in Forbes “Japanese Teachers On Curiosity: ‘All This Time, They Have Kept It Inside. Now It Is Pouring Out’”
LISTEN | Brigid Schulte, a 2017 Abe Journalism Fellow and author of the New York Times bestseller “Overwhelmed: Love, Work, and Play When No One has the Time,” discusses the Japanese (over)work culture in a new podcast.
Introducing the inaugural recipients of the Social Media and Democracy Research Grants, the first opportunity for systematic scholarly access to privacy-protected Facebook data to study the platform’s impact on democracy worldwide.