Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture Series 2014 organized by ICC Research Unit "Japanese Literature in Motion"
From Fear to Beauty: The Materiality of Writing and the Early History of Japanese-English Translation
Michael Emmerich Asian Languages and Cultures, UCLA
17:30-19:00 17 July, 2014 Room 301, 3F, Building 10, Sophia University
This talk will offer a somewhat idiosyncratic sketch of the early history of translation from Japanese into English, highlighting a shift that took place in the manner in which Japanese writing was presented and understood in popular English-language contexts.
Lecture in English / No prior registration necessary
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