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Samurai in History and Myth

Who were the samurai? How did they change throughout Japanese history? And how was the image of the samurai used in Japan’s 20th century modern war propaganda and beyond? These are some of the topics covered in this talk.


Michael Wert

Michael Wert is an associate professor of East Asian history at Marquette University. A native of Pennsylvania, he has taught East Asian history at Oberlin College and at Temple University, Tokyo campus. He is an author of several books on ... read more

Date: Thu, May 20, 2021

Delivery Method: Live Online

Time: 10-11:15am CT

Platform: Zoom

Instructor: Michael Wert

Fee: $10

Enrollment Limit: 300

Program Number: SPRI:430

Registration opens Tue, Jan 12, 2021.