Japan & the Culture of the Four Seasons: Nature, Literature & the Arts
Thursday, December 13, 6 PM
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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