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Please note that this course has started and enrolment is no longer possible.

Both Japan and Persia have long and intriguing book-making traditions. Their literature takes the shape of fascinating artefacts, created for both highbrow and lowbrow audiences. This pioneering course brings together unexpected similarities and obvious differences, offering exciting, comparative angles, modern interpretations and hands-on experience of these two rich Eastern book cultures.


Course dates

24 Jul 2017 to 04 Aug 2017

Course duration

2 week(s)

Apply by

10 Jul 2017


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 10

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