Tsuda Sōkichi (1873-1961) and the Age of the Gods
A colloquium with David Lurie, History, Columbia University.
Monday, May 23, 2011
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
A talk on Tsuda Sōkichi (1873-1961) and the Age of the Gods: The Persistence of Early Modern Approaches to Ancient Texts by David Lurie.
David Lurie is an Assistant Professor of Japanese History and Literature (EALAC). He received his B.A. from Harvard (1993) and his M.A. (1996) and PhD. (2001) from Columbia. He is completing a book manuscript on the development of writing systems in Japan through the Heian period, entitled Realms of Literacy: Early Japan and the History of Writing.
Sponsor(s): Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies