MacArthur Week Programs: June 6, 2023



Marquette University Law School, Eckstein Hall

8:00 a.m. Registration/Breakfast/Photo Exhibit

  • MacArthur in Japan Photo Exhibit on Display
  • Welcome and Pledge of Allegiance - VCRT

9:00 a.m. “MacArthur’s Japanese Constitution: Challenges Of Externally Imposed Constitutions In The Aftermath Of Civil Or External War; Lessons Learned From Macarthur And Japan; And, More Recently In The Middle East And North Africa”

  • Professor Peter Rofes Presiding
  • Professor Emeritus Ray Moore, Amherst College; Professor Emerita Kyoko Inoue, University of Illinois-Chicago; Dr. Louis DiMarco, Keith Sellen and Brady C. Williamson.

12:00 p.m. Luncheon

1:45 p.m. “Impact of MacArthur Today in Australia, the Philippines, Japan and South Korea”

Panel Discussion:

  • Chas Mulcahy, Moderator
  • Australian Consul General – Chicago, Roger Price
  • Philippines Vice Consul – Chicago, Ricarte Abejuela III
  • South Korean Deputy Consul General – Chicago, Jae Woong Lee
  • Japanese Consul General – Chicago, Masaharu Yoshida

3:45 p.m. Question and Answer

Windhover Hall, Calatrava, Milwaukee Art Museum

6:00 p.m. Reception

7:00 p.m. Dinner & Program

  • “The Curtin – MacArthur Legacy”
    Professor Emeritus David Black, Curtin University
  • “The U.S. & Australia: Impact Of Macarthur Today on Defence and Trade”
    The Honorable Kim Beazley, Australian Ambassador to the U.S.
  • FAAWIS Dance Troupe Performance