Japanese swords are focus of Feb. 28 lecture

Japanese swords are focus of Feb. 28 lecture

UNL's Kawasaki Reading Room is offering a 3 p.m. Feb. 28 talk on Japanese swords. The lecture will be led by Peter Bleed, emeriti professor of anthropology.
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UNL's Kawasaki Reading Room is offering a 3 p.m. Feb. 28 talk on Japanese swords. The lecture will be led by Peter Bleed, emeriti professor of anthropology.

Peter Bleed, emeritus professor of anthropology, will give a lecture on Japanese swords at 3 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Nebraska Union's Pewter Room. The talk is free and open to the public.

The lecture title is "Of Japan: Warriors' Art, Artist's Medium, Gentleman's Symbol."

For more information, contact Madoko Wayoro at mwayoro@unl.edu.