Japan & the Culture of the Four Seasons: Nature, Literature & the Arts
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Haruo Shirane, Shincho Professor of Japanese Literature, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University, discusses his recently published book, Japan and the Culture of the Four Seasons: Nature, Literature, and the Arts, ideal for understanding Rimpa, Edo visual culture and Sakai Hōitsu's milieu. Followed by a book signing and reception.
$12/$8 Japan Society members (includes exhibition admission; Gallery closes at 6 pm)
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