The Japanese program in the Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature cordially invites you to join us for the film screening event of a Japanese film, Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s Wife of a Spy, followed by Dr. Marie Thorsten’s talk.
1. Film Screening
Kiyoshi Kurosawa, dir. Wife of A Spy (2021)
The film can be watched by the following link with your Baruch ID.
2. Dr. Marie Thorsten’s Lecture
Dr. Marie Thorsten will discuss two Japanese films Sea and Poison (Kumai Kei, 1986) and Wife of a Spy (Kurosawa Kiyoshi, 2021). Her lecture, entitled “Visual within Visual: Ethics of Viewing,” draws attention to the visual medium within the medium to bring focus to the act of viewing itself. This lecture is funded by the WSAS dean’s office (Global Lecture Series), organized by the Japanese Program at Baruch College. The flyer was made by Baruch Japan Club.
Date: March 11th, 2022 (Friday)
Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm during the class of “Film and Moving Image Culture in Japan” (open to the Baruch community)
Venue: on Zoom (Register for access to the Zoom link below)
Contact: Shige (CJ) Suzuki, PhD