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|Suppressed Histories: Women in Japan|
|Date||Saturday June 10|
|Time||7:30 PM - 9:30 PM|
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|4075 Telegraph Ave, Oakland 94609 (at 41st). Near MacArthur BART|
The Jomon culture, with the world's oldest ceramics and multitudes of dashing female figurines; depictions of female shamans in Haniwa art; Shinto religion; Chinese influence and the advent of Buddhism; literary women of the Heian period; the indigenous Ainu, and a brief excursion to Okinawa, another stronghold of women shamans; village life and women's arts; early modern Japan; female activists and artists.
Suggested donation: $10-20.
No stairs, bathroom may not be wheelchair accessible.
All are welcome.