u:japan lectures: Abe Kazushige’s Male Homosocial Worlds: Duels and Complaints, Maria Römer

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Dear H-Japan list member,

the Department of East Asian Studies – Japanese Studies at University of Vienna would like to draw your attention to the upcoming event in our online series u:japan lectures:

Maria Römer

 “Abe Kazushige’s Male Homosocial Worlds: Duels and Complaints“

Date and time: Thursday 2020-10-22, 18:30~20:00 (CEST, UTC/GMT +2h)
The Zoom Meeting will be open from 18:15 (CEST), max. 100 participants.

Drawing on literary theory, Maria Römer will show in this virtual lecture, how allegedly traditional images of masculinity and femininity are subtly deconstructed in the fiction of Japanese author Abe Kazushige.

For more information on the speaker, the abstract of the lecture and future events of u:japan lectures, please follow the link below:


Please read the “Hinweise und Netiquette” [Instructions and Netiquette] before joining the lecture at the bottom of the homepage under “Informationen zum Vortrag” [informations on the lecture].

Join the lecture via Zoom Meeting:


Meeting-ID: 916 2220 5669
Password: 951404

(New to Zoom? https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-How-Do-I-Join-A-Meeting-)

We are looking forward to host you!
With kind regards,
Bernhard Leitner and Florian Purkarthofer

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