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Japanese Summer School at SOAS

Japanese Summer School at SOAS
DURATION:    2 weeks or 4 weeks

TUITION FEE:  £1,150 (10% discount if you apply by 31 March)


  • A university student or a graduate at the time of attending the summer school, and 18+ years of age. Professional experience can be acknowledged as equivalent to a university qualification.


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    Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

    NEW BOOK: American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World War, by Duncan Ryūken Williams

    Crossposted from H-Buddhism

    Discussion published by A. Charles Muller on Thursday, March 7, 2019

    American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World War
    by Duncan Ryūken Williams

    Published by Harvard University Press


    ISBN 9780674986534
    400 pages