Past Symposiums

Since 2000, APSA has hosted five JAWS Workshops and several informal meetings in the US. In addition, three JAWS programs were held in Japan, organized by Japanese scholars in the JAWS network. In total, over 80 scholars from across the United States and Japan have participated in these events as co-leaders or participants.

August 2018 – Gender and Democracy; Boston, MA
August 2010 – Gender Politics, and Policy: Post-Elections; Chestertown, MD and Washington, DC
August 2007 – Women in Foreign Policy and Foreign Affairs; St. Paul, MN and Chicago, IL
August 2003 – Women and Elective Office in Comparative Perspective; Philadelphia, PA
August 2000 – Women in Comparative Perspective: Japan and the U.S.; Washington, DC