Online Course in Japanese early-modern palaeography – Kanbun-kundoku

An online course training yourself in reading Kanbun-Kundoku .

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Graduate Summer School 2015

The 2015 Graduate Summer School in Japanese Early-modern Palaeography will take place from August 3 to August 15, 2015. It has been generously sponsored by The Japan Foundation.

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Japanese Palaeography and Textual Scholarship

J-PATS is an international study network co-founded by Dr Laura Moretti, Prof Yamabe Susumu and Dr Ellis Tinios. It is currently based in Cambridge (UK) and administered by Dr Laura Moretti.

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Teaching staff

Dr Laura Moretti

Lecturer in Pre-modern Japanese –The University of Cambridge                       

Specialized in early-modern Japanese popular literature

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Prof. Yamabe Susumu

Prof. Yamabe Susumu

Professor,in charge of the Program Development-Nishogakusya University

Head- Institute for East Asian Studies Planning and Promotion Office of Courses in Oversesa

Specialized: Chinese ethics and Kanbun kundoku

In charge of teaching kanbun and kanbun kundoku


Dr Ellis Tinios

Honorary Lecturer – The University of Leeds

Specialized in the history of the Japanese book and in Japanese prints

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