Empire in Asia – new course videos

I made these videos for a course that I taught with colleagues NUS last year. These were filmed before the class actually started, and include five segments filmed in various spots in Hulunbuir and Harbin. See the whole collection at: https://vimeo.com/user40204752/collections

Ise Shrine 伊勢神宮

Ise is one of the original and most important religious sites in Japan. Misa and I went just after New Year, which is a great time to go shrine hopping. The weather is really nice, plus you also get to see the crowds of tourists who are there for New Year blessings.          …