The Japan Committee of the University of Chicago is pleased to announce the 2016 Early Modern Japan Summer Workshop: Reading Kuzushiji. The workshop will meet from June 13th-17th and will be led by Professor Ken’ichiro Aratake of Tohoku University’s Northeast Asia Center.
The Japan Committee of the University of Chicago is pleased to announce that it will be once again be holding its Early Modern Japanese Summer Workshop: Reading Kuzushiji. This year the workshop will meet from June 15th-19th and will be led by Professor Ken'ichi Aratake of Tohoku University. We invite applicants who are interested in reading print and manuscript materials from the Tokugawa and early Meiji periods. The workshop will be conducted in Japanese and participants should have a working knowledge of classical grammar and hentaigana.
My last posting had a link that redirected to the wrong site. I appologize for any inconvenience, here is the updated announcement:
After a successful workshop was held at Columbia University in 2014, we are now pleased to announce the second Kuzushiji Workshop in North America with Prof. Yuichiro Imanishi, Director-General of the National Institute of Japanese Literature (NIJL) as the instructor, to be held at the University of California, Berkeley from May 6 to 8 this year.