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SHIBA Ryotaro Memorial Academic Lecture: The Road to Bakumatsu - A Surge of World History and the Japanese Intellect

2015-7-11 (Sat) 13:30 -

Applications from the public are no longer being accepted; however, first 100 OU students can obtain invitation tickets.

For more information, go here. [updated: June 30, 2015]

Date and Time

Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 13:30~16:30 (Doors open at 13:00)


Sankei Hall Breezé (7F, Breezé Tower, 2-4-9, Umeda, Kita-ku, Osaka)

Applications and Details

To apply, please visit the Sankei Shimbun eventscramble page.


Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Part 1: Guest Speech/Lecture

 • Dr. Harm Beukers (Visiting professor, Osaka University; professor, Nagasaki University)

  "Tekijuku - A Door to a New World"

 • TANAKA Yuko (President, Hosei University)

  "Edo in the Midst of Globalization"

 • YAMAUCHI Masayuki (Emeritus professor, The University of Tokyo; Special consultant, Fuji TV)

  "Tokugawa's Globalization and the Meiji Restoration" 

Part 2: Talk Segment

   President TANAKA and Mr. YAMAUCHI


   OGAWA Mayu (Announcer, Radio Osaka)

Organized by: Osaka University

With Cooperation from: Sankei Shimbun, Co.

Addition Support by: SHIBA Ryotaro Memorial Financial Group

Additional Support by: Sakuyakai (Osaka University School of Foreign Studies/Osaka University of Foreign Studies Alumni Association)

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A scene from last year's lecture

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