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Reminder: 25 May, DIJ Tokyo: Biontino on Japanese Ritual Life in Korea, 1890-1945


You are cordially invited to join the next session of the DIJ History and Humanities Study Group on Thursday, 25 May 2017, 18.30-20.00 at the DIJ Tokyo.

Speaker: Juljan Biontino  (Chiba University)

Seoul's Namsan under Japanese Influence - Japanese Ritual Life and Assimilation Policy in Korea, 1890-1945

Kyoto Lectures: Rambelli on Maritime Religiosity in Japan, May 30 at 6 PM

École Francaise d’Extrême-Orient EFEO

Scuola Italiana di Studi sull'Asia Orientale ISEAS

(European Consortium for Asian Field Study, ECAF)


Tuesday, May 30th, 18:00h

co-hosted by Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University
This lecture will be held at the Institute for Research in Humanities (IRH), Kyoto University (seminar room 1, 1st floor)