Events

Past Events

Nissan Seminar: Landscape, Cityscape: Hiroshige woodblock prints at the Ashmolean Museum

Maple trees at Mama, Tekona Shrine and linked bridge, from the series One hundred famous views of Edo, 1857
Friday, 18 November, 2016 -
17:00 to 18:30
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford

Please note this is a change of speaker than previously advertised.

Dr Clare Pollard and Ms Mitsuko Ito, The Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

Landscape, Cityscape: Hiroshige woodblock prints at the Ashmolean Museum

Speaker(s): 
Dr Clare Pollard and Ms Mitsuko Ito, The Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

Nissan Seminar: The Daughter who sold her Mother: a memoir of family and survival in the Holocaust

The Daughter who sold her Mother” a memoir of family and survival in the Holocaust by Irena Powell
Wednesday, 9 November, 2016 -
12:30 to 14:00
Nissan Institute Lecture Theatre, St Antony’s College

A seminar to consider and celebrate the publication of

‘The Daughter who sold her Mother” a memoir of family and survival in the Holocaust by Irena Powell.

There will be an introductory presentation by Dr. Katherine Lebow, Associate Professor of History Christ Church

Speaker(s): 
Irena Powell

Nissan Seminar: Prisons and Forced Labour on Japan´s northern island of Hokkaido

Friday, 21 October, 2016 -
17:00 to 18:30
Pavilion Room, 4th Floor, Gateway Building, St. Antony's College, Oxford

From its start in the 1980s the institute has organised a series of Nissan Seminars in Japanese Studies. In the academic year 2016/17 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.

Speaker(s): 
Dr Pia Jolliffe, University of Oxford

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