John Wallace

Venue: University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A. Dates: Sundays, September 13th, 20th, 27th, and October 11th, 18th, 25th, 2015 Purpose: Women of Japan’s 11th century classic, The tale of Genji with John Wallace This cultural event will deal with women in The Tale of Genji, fifteen of whom have entered the popular consciousness of Japan and continue to have lively existences as icons of beauty, jealousy, or tragic fate. They continue to evolve as visual topics for paintings and ceramics, and as characters in plays, films, and graphic novels. The lectures will beRead More