Japanese Culture 1-1
TeachersYASUDA, Nanako
Elective, CreditsElective  2 credit [General Education]
 Syllabus NumberJLT-101

Course Description

Kimonos are considered Japanese folk costumes and are now worn at special occasions and events, but kimonos are not the only item of traditional Japanese dress. Why, therefore, has the kimono survived as a national costume?
In the first semester, we will look at the evolution of kimonos from the Middle Ages to modern times.