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WorldCanvass: What's in a Word

WorldCanvass: What's in a Word

March 28, 2019 - 5:30pm

On the next WorldCanvass, we’ll explore the act of reading and bring into focus the hidden site where social and symbolic power is enforced. We’ll also discuss how re-translations shape transnational, literary, and cultural relations and ask what arts and humanities perspectives need to be reasserted in a digitized world where algorithms increasingly read us. Join us on March 28 for WorldCanvass when the topic is “What’s in a Word? The Translator’s Challenge.”  The program, which is free and...

Travel is Home

Travel is Home

April 4, 2019 - 6:00pm

In April, the University of Iowa Japanese Program will host more than twenty scholars from around the world as part of an international conference, "Travel is Home," exploring travel and landscape in Japanese literature, art, and culture....

Travel is Home

Travel is Home

April 5, 2019 - 12:00am

In April, the University of Iowa Japanese Program will host more than twenty scholars from around the world as part of an international conference, "Travel is Home," exploring travel and landscape in Japanese literature, art, and culture....

Travel is Home

Travel is Home

April 6, 2019 - 12:00am

In April, the University of Iowa Japanese Program will host more than twenty scholars from around the world as part of an international conference, "Travel is Home," exploring travel and landscape in Japanese literature, art, and culture....