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Exploring vision and gaining insight: 2013 PIIRS Global Seminar in Japan

In summer 2013, Princeton University students participated in the Global Seminar, "Vision and Insight in Classic Japan." Taught by Thomas Hare , the William Sauter LaPorte '28 Professor in Regional Studies and professor of comparative literature, the six-week Princeton course was held at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto and explored traditional Japanese culture with an emphasis on vision and its relation to aesthetic, religious and ethical insight. This video, produced by Ritsumeikan University, provides a glimpse of the course. View video >>