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Christianity in Okinawa.
May 17 2018
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Jul 31 2018

Location: Asia Collection

Last year the Okinawa Collection in the Library received a generous donation of the Ryukyuan Bible and Hymns with Proverbs, translated by an Okinawan minister... View Exhibit

Wayang Golek. The enchanting world of javanese puppet theatre
Feb 1 2018
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Apr 30 2018

Location: Asia Collection

These vintage Golek puppets were cleaned and restored by students in THEA 464 - Theatre of Southeast Asia (Fall 2017). The display is a part... View Exhibit

Pramoedya "Pram" Ananta Toer Exhibit
Feb 1 2018
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Apr 30 2018

Location: Asia Collection

Pram is one of Indonesia’s best known writers and storytellers. He composed more than three dozen novels in his lifetime, which have subsequently been... View Exhibit

Russian dictionary display
Nov 13 2017
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Jan 13 2018

Location: Asia Collection

This exhibit attempts to provide a broader perspective on the role of dictionaries. Please come to view the dictionaries showcased in the 4th Floor display... View Exhibit

Painting of three Japanese sappers running through explosions.
Nov 5 2017
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Jan 11 2018

Location: Asia Collection

Three Japanese sappers became gunshin (war gods) when they were killed while attacking a Chinese military stronghold during the 1932 Shanghai Incident. Come learn more... View Exhibit

Illustration of people gathered around a building
Aug 31 2017
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Oct 30 2017

Location: Asia Collection

The art of riddles has long been an interesting part of Chinese culture. It ranges from simple word puzzles to sophisticated poetic expressions. Among various... View Exhibit

A photo of Saito and his quote.
Jul 31 2017
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Sep 29 2017

Location: Asia Collection

Have you ever met an inspiring librarian who spent three year-long trips to the Philippines, Japan, and Europe conducting research? That was Shiro Saito, one of... View Exhibit

Examples of Korean buildings
Jul 31 2017
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Oct 30 2017

Location: Asia Collection

Korean architecture encompasses the built structures of Korea and their surrounding contexts. Like other art forms of Korea, architecture is characterized by naturalistic tendencies, simplicity,... View Exhibit

The Spider and the Fly: the evils of capitalism exhibit
May 1 2017
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May 31 2017

Location: Asia Collection

Please come and learn about the newly acquired Chinese-language pamphlet of the socialist parable attributed to Wilhelm Liebknecht, evidently published in the Soviet Union for... View Exhibit

Images of various dragon boats in books
Apr 30 2017
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May 30 2017

Location: Asia Collection

The Asia Collection librarians have prepared an exhibit titled "Dragon Boat Festival and Related Customs in Asia" in the Asia Department's Reading Room area. A big... View Exhibit

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