Linda White Awarded Fulbright Scholar Research Grant

Linda White (Japanese Studies) has been awarded a Research Grant from the Fulbright Scholar Program to spend her academic leave next year in Japan conducting ethnographic research in Tokyo with citizens and non-citizens, activists and others concerned about the key document for family and citizenship registration in Japan. She will be affiliated with Nihon University in Tokyo.  Project title: Family, Name, Citizenship: The Postwar Household Registration System and the Formation of Identity in Contemporary Japan.