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Drinking (Saké!) and Academia

last modified Jan 25, 2017 02:39 PM

Dr Barak Kushner, Reader in Japanese History at the Faculty of Asian & Middle eastern Studies and leads the 5-year ERC project The Dissolution of the Japanese Empire and the Struggle for Legitimacy in Postwar East Asia, recently hosted an evening of Japanese food and saké at Corpus Christi College. The Sakei News was there to cover the event.

Corpus Sake Event

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