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LECTURE: George Keyworth, "Scriptures Copied for the Kami," Kyoto Asian Studies Group meeting July 17th

Dear H-Japan members,

The speaker for the July meeting of the Kyoto Asian Studies Group is George Keyworth, who will present “Scriptures Copied for the Kami: A Preliminary Study of the Set of the Buddhist Canon from Matsuno’o Shrine, Kyoto, Japan” (see abstract below).

*Please note that the venue is Kyoto University, not Doshisha University*

The lecture will be held on Tuesday, July 14th from 6:00-8:00 in Room L132 (Daini kogishitsu) of the Kyoto University Faculty of Letters (see link below for access information).