Shadow Puppet Arts Workshop for UChicago Students

Monday, November 9th, 2009, 4:30-7:30pm
Midway Studios Main Hall
6016 S. Ingleside Ave. Chicago, IL 60637

Nori Sawa demonstrated innovative shadow puppet techniques using an overhead projector. Students created shadow puppets and performed short skits using demonstrated techniques.

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2009 Najita Distinguished Lecture

Dr. Yuki Tanaka, Hiroshima Peace Institute
“Crime and Responsibility: War, Indiscriminate Bombing, and Mass Killing”

February 2-3, 2009
Poster | Program
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2009 Najita Distinguished Lecture

Dr. Yuki Tanaka, Hiroshima Peace Institute
“Crime and Responsibility: War, Indiscriminate Bombing, and Mass Killing”

February 2-3, 2009
Poster | Program
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Seventh Japan at Chicago Conference

Buddhism and Japan's Modern

Sponsored by the University of Chicago Committee on Japanese Studies
October 30, 2008
Poster | Program

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Inaugural Najita Distinguished Lecture

Professor Tetsuya Takahashi
"Postwar Japan on the Brink: Militarism, Colonialism, Yasukuni Shrine"

The inaugural lecture of the Tetsuo Najita Distinguished Lecture Series in Japanese Studies was given by Professor Tetsuya Takahashi of the University of Tokyo, titled "Postwar Japan on the Brink: Militarism, Colonialism, Yasukuni Shrine."

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