Lecture on French Translations of ‘Tale of Genji’ held at TUFS

February 28, 2018

On Wednesday the 14th of February, Professor Sumie Terada, an emeritus professor at the National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilizations (INALCO) in France, held a lecture at TUFS titled ‘Translations of The Tale of Genji in France’. This event was organized by Professor Seiichi Murao (Institute of Japan Studies, Japanese Classical Literature) and his seminar.
Aside from students from Professor Murao’s seminar, the lecture was also attended by members of the general public. Right until the question and answer session at the end, the two hour lecture was brimming with enthusiasm.
Click here for more information on this lecture (page in Japanese).