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Research seminar: Body cultures and masculinities in Japan

The two presentations will explore some of these concerns by examining the ways in which male bodies are groomed and fashioned to perpetuate, but also resist, normative gender discourses in…

From  Keighley Cowood on June 30th, 2021 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems - The Moon at Dawn

In this video I discuss the images and emotions used in the poems on the topic of 'The Moon at Dawn'.

From  Thomas McAuley on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: Autumn Nights

In this video I explore the emotions contained in poems on the topic of 'Autumn Nights' - mainly misery and unhappiness!

From  Thomas McAuley on September 24th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: The Ninth Day of the Ninth Month

In this video, I talk briefly about poems on the topic of the Ninth Day of the Ninth Month, the date of the court's annual chrysanthemum festival.

From  Thomas McAuley on September 24th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: The Night of the 15th of the Eighth Month.

In this video I discuss the images used in poems on the topic of the night of the 15th of the Eighth Month, the middle of autumn and when the moon was brightest.

From  Thomas McAuley on September 24th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

EAS3031 Bonus video

Taken from a series of weekly talks over the summer featuring some academics from both Sheffield Hallam and the University of Sheffield. Each week delves into a new area of cinema circling the globe…

From  Jennifer Coates on September 10th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: The Morning After Tanabata

In this video, I discuss the Tanabata legend, and how it was expressed in poetry.

From  Thomas McAuley on September 4th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: Autumn Winds

In this video I discuss the images and emotions conveyed by the poems in Eikyū hyakushu on the topic of 'Autumn Winds'

From  Thomas McAuley on September 4th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: Early Evening

In this video I discuss the poems on the topic of 'Early Evening' in Eikyu hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 24th, 2020 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: Lingering Heat

In this video I discuss the poems on the first autumn topic in Eikyu hyakushu - Lingering Heat.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 24th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Water Rails

In this video, I discuss the connotations of the water rail as a poetic topic.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Cicadas

In this video I discuss the images and interpretations of the poems on the topic of 'Cicadas' in Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 10th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Japanese Studies year abroad student experience

We caught up with Sovra on her year abroad in Japan to find out what she's been up to and her experiences so far.

From  Keighley Cowood on June 18th, 2020 0 likes 103 plays 0  

Japan Briefing from the University of Sheffield mp4

Get to know more about the University of Sheffield and what it is like to study at a university with a global reputation for excellence. Learn more about the unique experiences our degrees offer…

From  Victoria Large on June 16th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: The Shade beneath the Trees

In this video I discuss the images and sense of the seven poems on the topic of the shade beneath the trees in the Summer section of Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 29th, 2020 0 likes 56 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Fans

Here I discuss the content and emotions conveyed by poems about fans, and how the poems in Eikyū hyakushu convey or vary from these.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 21st, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0