Shinso Ito Center for Japanese Religions and Culture

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Nadia Kanagawa- Leveraging the Limitations of Immigrant Descent in Nara Japan: The Life and Times of Takakura no Fukushin

The story of one eighth century individual - Takakura no Fukushin - is the focus of this talk, which explores both the limitations and the possibilities of...

11/1 4pm
Rachael Hutchinson- Playing Games, Learning Culture: Japanese videogames as cultural artefacts

What are we learning when we play videogames from Japan? Rachael Hutchinson (University of Delaware) examines the cultural content of Japanese videogames...

11/3 4pm
Black + Japanese American Reparations Book Club

The Black+Japanese American Reparations Book Club is back! Just as the history of racial harm in America is inexorably intertwined, the repair of that harm...

11/10 5pm
Japan in the Long 1940s: A New History

*In compliance with University Policy regarding COVID-19, Japan in the 1940s: A New History Conference is POSTPONED to December 3, 2021. The conference...

12/3 10am
Conversation on Tule Lake Stockade Diary by Tatsuo Ryusei Inouye

Join Nancy Kyoko Oda, Hiroshi Shimizu, Masumi Izumi, Duncan Williams, and David Yoo in a conversation moderated by Karen Umemoto around this groundbreaking...

12/11 2pm

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