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Japan Research Centre

JRC Annual Tsuda Lecture

The Japan Research Centre's Annual Tsuda Lecture is sponsored through the generosity of Ms Kayoko Tsuda.  

The lecture takes place during the 7th week of term 2 (February).

The lecture is free and open to the public and admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.

For further information contact the Centres and Programmes Office.

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Previous Events in this series

Making Sense of Japan's Lost Decades

Andrew Gordon (Harvard)

21 February 2014, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Prewar revolutionary culture and the Fukushima Catastrophe

Norma Field (University of Chicago, Robert S. Ingersoll Distinguished Service Professor Emerita)

13 March 2013, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Guns in Japan, 1543-1786: Myths, Secret Traditions, and the Royal Hunt

Anne Walthall (Professor of History, University of California, Irvine)

22 February 2012, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Afterlife of a Material Object: The Gold Seal (金印) of 57 C.E.

Professor Joshua Fogel (York University, Toronto)

26 April 2011, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Annual Tsuda Lecture 2010: Tokyo Modern: Some Reflections on the Significance of the Middle Class in Twentieth-Century Japan

Professor James McClain (Brown University)

24 February 2010, Brunei Gallery, Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

JRC Annual Tsuda Lecture 2009: From Folklore to Märchen: Fashion, Fashion Media, and Proto-Cute Culture in Japan

Professor Tomiko Yoda (Duke University)

18 February 2009, Russell Square: College Buildings, G2, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Annual Tsuda Lecture 2008: Carriers of Culture: Samurai and Alternate Attendance in Early Modern Japan

Professor Constantine Vaporis (Associate Professor, University Of Maryland, Baltimore County)

20 February 2008, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Annual Tsuda Lecture 2007: On the Ground in 18th Century Kyoto: Ethnohistory, Material Culture, and the Imagination of Everyday Life

John Nelson (University of San Francisco, USA)

21 February 2007, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Annual Lecture 2006: Tamino's Japanese Hunting Coat or, What Mozart might have know about Japan

Joseph Kreiner

15 March 2006, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Annual Lecture 2005: The Aynu Twist in Japan's Barbarian Studies: Reflections on the work of Chiri Mashiho

James Ketelaar (The University of Chicago)

24 February 2005, Russell Square: College Buildings, KLT, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Annual Lecture 2004: Revisionism and Historical Consciousness in Postwar Japan

Professor Rikki Kersten (University of Leiden)

25 February 2004, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM