Art & Design

Third Thursday Lecture:Learning to Slurp: History, Noodles and Popular Culture in Japan

20 October 2011, Norwich

Dr Barak Kushner

Senior Lecturer in Modern Japanese History, University of Cambridge


Every Third Thursday of the month, the Sainsbury Institute hosts a lecture on a topic related to the art and culture of Japan. Talks begin at 6pm (50-minute lecture followed by refreshments). Speakers are all specialists in their field and the talks are intended to be accessible to those with no prior knowledge of Japanese history. Admission is free and all are welcome. Booking essential. To book a seat email us at or fax 01603 625011 up to two days before the lecture stating your name, number of seats required and a contact number. Unless indicated otherwise the lectures are held at the Norwich Cathedral Hostry (Weston Room), Norwich NR1 4EH.

20 October 2011, 6 - 7:30pm
Hostry, Norwich Cathedral, Norwich NR1 4EH

Tel: 01603 624349

Fax: 01603 625011



Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures