CAS lecture, workshop on Japanese incense

Please join the Center for Asian Studies (CAS) for a lecture and interactive workshop on Japanese incense presented by the Shoyeido Incense Company.

Masataka Hata, president of Shoyeido, will deliver a lecture discussing the history and cultural practice of Japanese incense and then give a short demonstration of “listening” to several varieties of Japanese incense. Hata will be joined by Kiyoko Morita, incense specialist and author of the highly acclaimed "The Book of Incense: Enjoying the Traditional Art of Japanese Scents," and Kosukue Masuda of U.S. Shoyeido in Boulder.

This event is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required due to limited capacity. First come, first served. Please email with the names of each member of your party. We will respond to confirm your attendance. Students, please include your affiliated department.

Wednesday, Sept. 27, 5:30 p.m.
Eaton Humanities, room 1B80