Department of History
Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations
The College

1126 E. 59th St.
Social Sciences 221
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-8934

Professor Burns focuses on 19th century Japanese history, specifically the period between the Tokugawa era and the end of the Meiji period, and also the role of Western medicine in the lives of Japanese women.

For more information, visitĀ Professor Burns's profileĀ at the University of Chicago's Department of History.