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Travel, Trade, and Trauma in Medieval Japan
Date & Time: 2 – 4 pm Saturday, October 26, 2019
Location: Barnes Classroom, Hewes Library, Monmouth College (IL) (700 E Broadway, Monmouth, IL 61462)
Monmouth College is pleased to host the following scholars for an afternoon of presentations and discussions on medieval Japan. The event is free and open to the public.
Dr. Kendra Strand
Assistant Professor of Japanese Literature and Visual Culture
University of Iowa
“When Elegance Becomes Inconvenient: Violence in Word and Deed in Nijō Yoshimoto’s Ojima no kuchizusami”
Dr. Michelle Damian
Assistant Professor of History
"Of Salt and Shipping: Trade Networks on Japan’s Seto Inland Sea"
Dr. Peter Shapinsky
Associate Professor of History
University of Illinois, Springfield
“Mapping the Sulfur Road: Japanese Maritime Cartography and Regionality in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Centuries”
Please contact Michelle Damian at email@example.com with any questions.