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Upcoming TAASA Events

Study Group Events Cancelled

Mon, Mar 30, 2020
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Unfortunately all study group events are being cancelled until further notice due to the COVID-19 situation

Japan's "Tale of the Heike"

Mon, Apr 6, 2020
Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (Sydney, NSW)

This event has been postponed due to the COVID-19 situation

The "Shahnama" (Book of Kings)

Mon, May 4, 2020
Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (Sydney, NSW)

This event has been postponed due to the COVID-19 situation

Panji Stories in Southeast Asia

Mon, Jun 1, 2020
Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (Sydney, NSW)

This lecture will describe the spread of these stories from Java as far as Myanmar and Cambodia, using illustrations from a range of artistic traditions

The "Tale of Gengi"

Mon, Jul 6, 2020
Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (Sydney, NSW)

This Japanese classic from the 11th century has been a constant source of inspiration for artists of different schools

Sacred Love: The Gitagovinda of Jayadeva

Mon, Aug 3, 2020
Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (Sydney, NSW)

This 12th century Indian love poem has had a profound influence on the diverse arts of India