Nissan Seminar: Crossing Boundaries: Breaking the Rice Paper Ceiling in Japan and Constructing Liminality among Transnational, Transcultural Academics

Date

Fri, 05/02/2016 -
17:00 to 18:30
The Syndicate Room, The Old Main Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford

Convenor

Dr Ekaterina Hertog and Professor Hugh Whittaker

Speaker(s)

Professor Adam Komisarof, Reitaku University and Professor Zhu Hua, Birkbeck College, University of London

Crossing Boundaries: Breaking the Rice Paper Ceiling in Japan and Constructing Liminality among Transnational, Transcultural Academics

Please note that this seminar takes place on Friday 5th February 2016 at 5.00 p.m. in the Syndicate Room, The Old Main Building, St. Antony’s College.

Further Information

From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan Seminars in Japanese Studies. In the academic year 2015/16 they run on Friday evenings at 5.00 - 6.30 p.m. in the first (Michaelmas) and third (Trinity) terms, and on Thursdays at 2.00 p.m. in the second (Hilary) Term. We invite scholars based in the UK to present their most recent research. Members of the general public are welcome to attend.