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Meiji at 150

Meiji at 150 Podcast, Episode 070, Dr. Noriko Aso (University of California-Santa Cruz) Aso, Noriko; Grunow, Tristan


In this episode, Dr. Aso reconstructs representations of Japanese modernity in imperial museums from the early Meiji Period, noting the influence of international expositions and imperialist expansion. We then discuss Dr. Aso’s more recent research on wartime consumerism and department store advertising before talking about her classroom teaching on gender in East Asia.

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