Thursday 14 January 2021, 2pm-3pm
Lecture: The Japan/Glasgow Connection
Dr Saeko Yazaki discusses the vibrant intellectual and cultural exchange between Japan and Glasgow in the 1870s, ranging from the Forth Rail Bridge and shipbuilding to whisky and Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Dr Saeko Yazaki is a lecturer in Religious Studies at the University of Glasgow, with interests in Islam, Muslim-Jewish relations and Japanese traditions.
Free, but booking is essential, to book online or visit or phone the City Art Centre reception on 0131 529 3993.