Nov.6th Talk by Professor Gerry Yokota: Theorizing Literature of Millennial Witness

Art and Politics of East Asia Workshop presents:


 Theorizing Literature of Millennial Witness:

The Tale of Genji in New Noh by Women


Gerry Yokota

(Professor, Osaka University)


  With a Response Offered by

Reginald Jackson

(Assistant Professor, EALC, University of Chicago)


November 6th (Friday) 

2:00-4:00 p.m.

Judd Hall 313

5835 S. Kimbark Avenue


To read the synopses of Ono no Ukifune and Yume no Ukihashi that will be discussed in the talk,

click here.


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Faculty sponsors: Michael Bourdaghs, Paola Iovene 

The workshop is sponsored by the Center for East Asian Studies and the Council on Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences. Persons with a disability who believe they may need assistance, please contact Ji Young Kim ( or Ling Zhang (


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