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The Art of Persistence: Akamatsu Toshiko and the Visual Cultures of Transwar Japan

Comparative Literature Lecture Series
Feb 25, 2019
12:15 PM to 01:15 PM
102 Kern

Charlotte Eubanks, Penn State

Charlotte Eubanks is Associate Professor of Comparative Literature, Japanese, and Asian Studies at Penn State where she teaches courses in world literature, literary Buddhism, Japanese culture, book history and visual studies. She is the author of numerous articles, and the monograph Miracles of Book and Body: Buddhist Textual Culture and Medieval Japan (University of California Press, 2011). Her second book The Art of Persistence: Akamatsu Toshiko and the Visual Cultures of Transwar Japan is forthcoming in 2019 from the University of Hawai’i Press. A previous member of the East Asia to 1900 Executive Committee at the MLA, and the founding chair of the LLC Japan to 1900 forum, she also serves as Associate Editor at the journal Verge: Studies in Global Asias (University of Minnesota Press).

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