Imaging a Nation

VMS 523S.01
Instructor: 
Weisenfeld, Gennifer

Focusing on various visual representations of Japanese national identity at home and abroad during the empire; contending interpretations of "Japaneseness" and changing discourses on Japanese aesthetics in relation to broader historical developments; examining cultural production, exhibition practices, patronage, nationalism, neo-traditionalism, Pan-Asianism, and the role of visual culture under imperialism. Instructor: Weisenfeld

Class Room 1: 
Smith Wrhs A285
Class Time 1: