skip to primary navigationskip to content
 

Laura Moretti at international symposium on Japanese palaeography

last modified Jan 29, 2016 02:04 PM

Dr Laura Moretti, University Lecturer in Pre-Modern Japanese Studies, has been invited to the international symposium 読みたい!日本の古典籍 that will take place at Osaka University on 17th February, 2016. She will be presenting the work that she does for the Graduate Summer School in Japanese Palaeography and will discuss the intellectual ramifications of this project.

The international symposium features Japanese and Western scholars who work in the area of Japanese pre-modern and early-modern palaeography. It is part of a large-scale project financed by the Japanese Government to promote the study and the understanding of Japanese pre-modern materials both within and outside Japan.

The Graduate Summer School in Japanese Palaeography gathers young graduate students, scholars and museum curators from around the world once a year for a two-week intense training in Japanese early-modern palaeography that takes place at Emmanuel College, Cambridge.

See details of the programme at: http://www.let.osaka-u.ac.jp/ja/research/community/gakkai/iikura_20150217

For more information on the Graduate Summer School in Japanese Palaeography visit: http://wakancambridge.com/

Welcome to AMES

Cambridge has a long and distinctive tradition in the study of the Middle East and Asia. This Faculty prides itself on exploring these fields through the local languages and encourages students to learn through real world engagement. If you are interested in these world regions and want to discover their languages, cultures, histories, religions, and politics, then this is the home for you. 

Upcoming events

Discarded History: The Genizah of Medieval Cairo

Apr 26, 2017

Milstein Exhibition Centre, University Library, Cambridge

MES Graduate Seminars

Apr 27, 2017

Rooms 8 & 9

Continuity of Transformation: the Dilemma of Contemporaneity in Iranian Art

Apr 27, 2017

Thomas Grey Room, Pembroke College

EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar

May 02, 2017

Seminar Room, St John’s College Library

Uncaging the Vulture

May 02, 2017

Franks & Steel Room, Wellcome Collection

A Tribute to Ronit Matalon

May 10, 2017

Intellectual Forum, Jesus College

From Cairo to the Cloud

May 10, 2017

Milstein Seminar Rooms, Cambridge University Library

EAS Postgraduate Research Seminar

Jun 16, 2017

Seminar Room, St John’s College Library

Upcoming events