SOAS University of London

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.

Previous Recordings

Previous Events in this series

'Give me Some Skin': The Cult of Datsueba in Medieval Japan

Bernard R Faure (Kao Professor of Japanese Religion, Columbia University)

This lectures explores a new category of deities, the so-called 'placenta deities,' and provides a more complex vision of premodern Japanese religion.

25 February 2015, Russell Square: College Buildings, Khalili Lecture Theatre, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM