Published June 13, 2016 04:48
A seminar on the legacy of Elpidio Quirino, sixth President of the Philippines, will be held on June 17, 2016, Friday, from 5:30-8:00 pm at Sophia University.
The Institute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies of Sophia University, in cooperation with the Embassy of the Philippines and the President Elpidio Quirino Foundation, is sponsoring this event.
This is timely as we are celebrating this year, the 60th Anniversary of the Normalization of Diplomatic Relations between the Philippines and Japan as well as the unveiling of the Quirino Memorial in Tokyo.
Listen to three (3) distinguished historians, Prof. Ambeth R. Ocampo of the Ateneo de Manila University, Prof. Ricardo T. Jose of the University of the Philippines, and Prof. Satoshi Nakano of Hitotsubashi University, as they talk about the life and times of President Quirino.
We hope you will be able to attend this event. Admission to this seminar is for free. No need for reservations as well.