Interpreting Parades and Processions of Edo Japan: History, Culture, and Foreign

February 11, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Mānoa Campus, Center for Korean Studies Auditorium

The University of Hawaii at Manoa and the National Museum of Japanese History are holding a joint event in Honolulu. The UHM Library's collection of art depicting emissaries from the Ryukyu Kingdom will return to UH and a public lecture, an exhibit, and symposium will give Hawai‘i audiences a firsthand look at both Okinawan scrolls.

Program Schedule

9:00-9:10 Welcoming & Logistics

9:10-10:10 Dr. Hiroshi Kurushima, National Museum of Japanese History (w/interpreter) video

10:15-10:45 Dr. Gregory Smits, Pennsylvania State University

10:50-11:50 Dr. Manabu Yokoyama, Notre Dame Seishin University (w/interpreter)

11:50-12:50 Lunch on your own

12:50-1:20 Mr. Travis Seifman, UC Santa Barbara

1:25-1:55 Dr. John Szostak, UH Mānoa

2:00-2:30 Dr. Mark McNally (Chair/Discussant), UH Mānoa

2:30-3:20 Q&A, Discussion

3:30-4:30 Reception, networking, light food & refreshment

Sponsored by: UHM Outreach College, Center for Okinawan Studies, Center for Japanese Studies, Department of Art & Art History, Department of History, National Museum of Japanese History (Japan), The Graduate University for Advanced Studies (Japan) and UHM Library

Ticket Information

Event Sponsor
UHM Library et al, Mānoa Campus

More Information
Tokiko Bazzell, 956-2315,,

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Monday, February 11

7:30am Maui Campus, Pilina Bldg., Wellness Center
9:00am Mānoa Campus, Center for Korean Studies Auditorium
12:00pm Mānoa Campus, East-West Center, John A. Burns Hall, room 3012
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