The National Museum of Ethnology (Minpaku) is a research center for ethnology and cultural anthropology.

Minpaku Anthropology Newsletter

Minpaku Anthropology Newsletter is published semi-annually, in June and December. The Newsletter promotes a continuing exchange of information with 'Minpaku fellows' who have been attached to the Museum as visiting scholars from overseas. The Newsletter also provides a forum for communication with a wider academic and anthropological audience.
Number 44

August 1, 2017 Publication

Number 44 (August. 2017) [PDF: 2.35MB]

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Minpaku: Forty Years Since Opening, and What Lies Ahead
An interview with the new Director-General Kenji Yoshida
The Arabian Nights and Urban Middle-class Cultures in the Arab World: Revisiting the Formation of the So-called Egyptian Recension
 ………………Tetsuo Nishio, Shizuka Nakamichi, Naoko Okamoto, and Akiko M. Sumi
The George Brown Collection
 ………………Isao Hayashi and Peter J. Matthews
Overseas Visiting Fellows

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