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Reflections of the Sun Goddess: the Evolution of a Japanese Myth Over Time

Third Thursday lecture - Sainsbury Institute

Thursday 19 January, 2023
6:00pm GMT - 7:00pm GMT

Online lecture, via Zoom.
50 min lecture followed by Q&A.
Free and open to all, booking essential.
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Speaker

Dr Joshua Frydman (Assistant Professor of Japanese, University of Oklahoma and author of The Japanese Myths: A Guide to Gods, Heroes and Spirits)

Full details TBC

Image: Woodblock print. History, myth and legend. The Gods luring Divine Light, Amaterasu, with music. 1 of 2. Nishiki-e on paper.

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The Third Thursday Lecture series is funded by the Gatsby Charitable Foundation, the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation and Yakult UK.