Watch the Kyoto National Museum’s International Symposium “Dunhuang Forgeries and Recent Silk Roads Research” on YouTube in English, Japanese and Chinese.
Join Professor Simon Kaner on the 27th January as he explores the potential for Cultural Heritage Therapy in a Japanese context.
Join us on Thurs 24th February for our CJS Research Seminar with Dr Rayna Denison as she explores a history of women at Studio Ghibli, reconsidering Ghibli’s reputation for feminism.
If you’ve had enough of Christmas TV and are looking for a break, why not revisit some of the top Beyond Japan episodes of 2021?
Join us on Thurs 9th Dec for our CJS Research Seminar where Prof Stephen Dodd describes his experience translating two of Mishima Yukio’s texts, ‘Beautiful Star’ and ‘Life for Sale’.
Join us on 18 November for our annual Robert Sainsbury Lecture given by Rebecca Salter, President of the Royal Academy of the Arts.
d a reDiscover series spectacular at Cinema City in Norwich exploring the classics of Japanese film. With 5 films coming up over the next month, come revisit old favourites or take the plunge and watch that one you always meant to on the big screen!
Join us for our first CJS Webinar of the 2021 Autumn semester with Dr Julia Bullock.
This workshop will offer an interdisciplinary platform from which to examine how, with a particular focus upon Japan and the UK, advanced economies might learn from one another and develop more integrated medical, social, economic and politico-administrative systems in order to contribute towards developing systemic improvements, reducing vulnerability and increasing resilience.
Following on from their Japan Water series, GroundWork Gallery is holding its second conference event centred on the theme of power, featuring our own Professor Simon Kaner on the impact of the 3/11 Fukushima disaster on heritage and archaeology.