Expertise and scholarship on Japan from across the social sciences and humanities at Oxford

The Nissan Institute is located in the grounds of St. Antony's and consists of offices for staff and academic visitors, teaching rooms and a 150 seat lecture theatre.  It also contains the Bodleian Japanese Library which is one of the principal collections on Japan in the UK. The Institute also runs MSc and MPhil graduate programmesRead more about us.

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Nissan Seminar: Event to celebrate launch of 100th volume in the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies/Routledge Series

Friday, 19 May, 2017 -
15:00 to 18:30

Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre from 3.00 to 6.30pm followed by a drinks reception.

Speakers to include: Barbara Holthus, Peter Dale, Roger Goodman, Joy Hendry, Stephanie Rogers, Arthur Stockwin and Wolfram Manzenreiter.