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Washin Kai Presents: Free Online Event “Hyakunin Isshu and the World of Japanese Medieval Poetry” by Prof. Paul Atkins (Registration Required)
March 3, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Hyakunin Isshu (100 Poems by 100 Poets) is Japan’s most famous collection of poetry. In this talk, Paul Atkins (Professor of Japanese at UW) will provide an introduction to the content, structure, and history of this very influential anthology, with special attention to its mysterious origins in medieval Japan.