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Japanese woodblock print of a scene from The Tale of Genji

CANCELED - The Tale of Genji: Imaged and Reimagined

Date: 
Thu., Apr. 16, 2020 | 7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Category: 
Lectures
Location: 
Rothenberg Hall
Event Notes: 
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In this lecture, Bruce A. Coats, professor of art history and the humanities at Scripps College, surveys the extraordinary literary and visual art traditions inspired by The Tale of Genji, with an emphasis on how the novel was imaged and reimagined for a millennium.

Photo caption: Ebina Masao (1913–1980), The Tale of Genji: "Chapter 24, Butterflies," c. 1960, woodblock print, Scripps College, 2003.1.45, photo by Jan Blair