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HSAR 494 01 (24791)  
The Visual Cultures of Japan's Samurai 1500–1700
Mimi Yiengpruksawan
W 9.25-11.15 LC 103
Spring 2017 
No regular final examination
Areas Hu
Permission of instructor required
Humanities Area

Exploration of arts patronage and practices under the shoguns of the Momoyama and Edo periods, with special attention to the culture of display from armor to castles. The visual and material culture of Japan’s samurai and its significance in the early modern context.