In each academic year the following extra-curricular activities are scheduled:
Visit to the collection of Japanese antiquarian materials at the British Library
This visit is let by the Head of Japanese Section Asian and African Studies, Mr Hamish Todd. An explanation about the collection, its contents and its features is followed by a viewing session which allows you to touch and examine some the treasures of this collection.
- Next visit: Tuesday 19 February 2013 Some pictures !COMING SOON!
Visit to the collection of Japanese antiquarian materials at the Cambridge University Library
Get to know the collection of Japanese antiquarian material kept at the Cambridge University Library through a half-day study seminar in the Aoi Seminar Room.
- Next visit: Wednesday 24 April 2013
Visit to the collection of Japanese woodblock prints at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge
Weekly meetings for the reading of calligraphy
This is an extra-curricular activity that will allow you to familiarize yourself with the script used in manuscripts and printed books in pre-Meiji Japan.