Expertise and scholarship on Japan from across the social sciences 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: Engineering the Empire: Comprehensive Development in Japan’s Colonial Borderlands

Friday, 6 March, 2015 - 17:00 to 18:30
Pavilion Room, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College

Engineering the Empire: “Comprehensive Development” in Japan’s Colonial Borderlands

Please note that this seminar will take place on Friday 6th March and start at 5.00 p.m. in the Pavilion Room.

Professor Aaron S. Moore, Arizona State University

Nissan Seminar: Film on Aum Shinrikyo

Friday, 13 March, 2015 - 14:30 to 18:30
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre

Film on Aum Shinrikyo

There will be a film showing of “A2” (on Aum Shinrikyo) from 2.30 - 4.30 p.m. with a short break, and then from 5.00 p.m. Mr Mori will give a talk about the film and his work.

Mr Tatsuya Mori, Film maker