5 June 2009
In the Reynolds Room, a John Madejski Fine Room
Author and film critic Alexander Jacoby discusses the representation of the warrior in Kuniyoshi’s woodblock prints and Akira Kurosawa’s samurai films, comparing the iconography used by each, and exploring their attitudes towards the warrior’s role and function.
6.30–7.30pm; £14/£6* (includes lecture, exhibition entry and a drink), £10 (includes lecture and a drink)
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Events and Lectures, Royal Academy of Arts
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London W1J 0BD
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