[PAST EVENT] Intimate Trauma, Cool Distance: The Photographic Politics of Postwar Japan

March 3, 2011
Blow Memorial Hall, Room 332
262 Richmond Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Julia Adeney Thomas is Associate Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame. A specialist in modern Japanese history, she is the author of Reconfiguring Modernity: Concepts of Nature in Japanese Political Ideology (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001), which won the John K. Fairbank Prize from the American Historical Association. Her talk will be based on Between Reality and Sex: Japanese Photography in War, Occupation, and After, a book forthcoming from Harvard University Press.