Index of Lectures for 1996

1996-01-22 Annual General Meeting
"The Lure of the Orient: Contemporary Western Representations of Japan"
Mr. Joshua Dale

1996-02-13
"The Visit of the Iwakura Mission to Italy in 1873"
Dr. Shohko Iwakura

1996-03-11
"Monasticism on Mount Athos: Parallelisms with the Japanese Buddhist Tradition"
H.E. Mr. George Sioris

1996-04-08
"Limiting Understandings: Appreciations of Urban Gardens in Contemporary Japan"
Dr. Thomas S. Hardy

1996-05-13
"Kiyoshi Karl Kawakami: A Prewar Liberal Journalist's Struggle to Give Japan International Respectablility"
Dr. William D. Hoover

1996-06-17
Mexican Embassy
"Some Notes about the Family and the Famous House of Rodrigo de Vivero y Velasco in Mexico"
H.E. The Mexican Ambassador, Mr. Manuel Uribe Castañeda

1996-09-09
"A Comparison Between Ono no Komachi and the 9th-Century Irish Poetess "The Old Woman of Beare""
Mrs. Eileen Kato

1996-10-07
"Angkor and the Japanese Presence"
H.E. the Cambodian Ambassador, Mr. Truong Mealy

1996-11-18
"A Swedish botanist Carl Peter Thunberg (1743-1828)"
H.E. the Swedish Ambassador, Mr. Magnus Vahlquist

1996-12-16
"The Monastic Management Traditions of Muromachi Japan, and a transparency goal of governing they established, still operative in local "jichikai" and businesses today"
Dr. Richard Tabor Greene