“Haruki Murakami and the Question of Uneven Democracy in Post-Fukushima Japan”
April 21, 2014, 5:00P.M.
About the Speaker
Jun’ichi Isomae’s research specializes in religious discourse and practice in Japan in terms of colonialism and postcoloniality. He also focuses on Japanese mythology, from antiquity to modern interpretations. He has an MA and PhD in Religious Studies from the University of Tokyo and is currently a Visiting Professor at the East Asian Institute, University of Zurich.
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