Japanese Castles and the Making of Regional, National and World Heritage – with Oleg Benesch

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Monday 16 October 2017

This talk explores the modern history of Japanese castles as sites of public history, including the global recognition of Japanese castles by UNESCO.

Japan’s Foreign and Security Policy Under the ‘Abe Doctrine’ – with Christopher W. Hughes

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Monday 20 November 2017

Christopher W. Hughes will discuss how PM Abe Shinzo’s foreign and security policy contains the potential to shift Japan onto a new international trajectory

The Man who Knew about Furnaces: Thomas Walton (1833-1897), a British glassmaker in early Meiji Japan – with Sally Haden

Monday 18 December 2017

This illustrated lecture will reveal the experiences of Thomas Walton in Japan and the significance of his contribution to the glass industry.

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