Graduate Summer School in Japanese Early-modern Palaeography

I had a series of lectures at Emmanuel college; university of Cambridge in the class of fourth Graduate Summer School in Japanese Early-modern Palaeography.

This was the third series of lectures for me at the summer school, but it was the first time I helped to put a Kimono on a lady! and this was more difficult for me.

There were 28 trainees from ten countries.

One of the trainees from Japan had to return half way through the curriculum, he said that he enjoyed the time he spent with us.

On a free day, we went sightseeing in Cambridge.

King’s College


Queens’ College


River Cam

We wanted to see “Newton’s Apple Tree”, so we asked at the information centre.

I enjoyed my expearience in Cambridge.
I was offered an opportunity to lecture next year.