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Book Talk: The Politics of Painting
Jul 16, 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmFree
The Politics of Painting: Fascism and Japanese Art During the Second World War
Speaker: Asato Ikeda, Assistant Professor of Asian Art, Fordham University
Ikeda will be presenting from her latest book The Politics of Painting: Fascism and Japanese Art during the Second World War (Honolulu: University of Hawaii, 2018). The book examines a set of paintings produced in Japan during the 1930s and early 1940s that have received little scholarly attention.