Japan and the Paralympics, 1964-2020

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The SOAS Japan Research Centre is hosting the 5th Annual W. G. Beasley Memorial Lecture

Guest Lecture:

“From Patients to Pros: The Paralympics and the Evolving Image of Disabled Athletes in Japan, 1964-2020”

Prof. Dennis J. Frost (Kalamazoo College, USA)

Guest Panelists:

Junichi Kawai, Paralympian, Japan Sport Council

Tim Hollingsworth, CEO, British Paralympic Association

Noel Thatcher, GB Paralympian


Wednesday 29 November 2017

Public Lecture 6pm, Drinks Reception 7.30pm

Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS University of London, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG


This event is free but registration is essential.  Book your place here: