East Asian Studies Seminar Series
Lent Term, 2017
The University of Cambridge Department of East Asian Studies is pleased to announce the programme for its Lent Term series of East Asian Studies Seminars.
Unless noted, all seminars begin at 5pm and take place in Rooms 8 &9 at the Faculty of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies, Sidgwick Avenue, Cambridge.
The Department gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation towards this seminar series.
ALL ARE WELCOME
Stay after for wine and mingling
- Monday, 23rd January, 2017
Formats and Contents of Japanese Books: A Meaningful Interrelation
Prof. Takahiro Sasaki, Keio University, Shidô bunkô
This seminar will be given in Japanese with an English translation
- Monday, 30th January, 2017
Japan's Grand Strategy in a Trumpian Age
Prof. Richard Samuels, MIT
- Monday, 6th February, 2017
- Monday, 13th February, 2017
Slaves, Outcasts, and Torture: New Perspectives on Japanese Oral Performance and Media
Prof. Haruo Shirane, Columbia University
- Monday, 20th February, 2017
How Green Was My Night Soil: Thinking with Excrement about Nineteenth- Century Japan
Prof. David Howell, Harvard University
- Monday, 27th, February, 2017
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