This is a virtual event
You are invited to explore the historical origins and modern expressions of the 400-year-old tradition of Japanese tea ceremony. What aspects of this traditional practice attracted the devotion of 16th-century Japanese warriors as well as contemporary businesspersons alike? Aspects of the procedure, its underlying ideologies, and spirit of modern innovation will be introduced by a longtime student of chanoyu. Participants will also learn about matcha, the powdered green tea used in traditional tea ceremony, and how they may enjoy it at home.
About the presenter: Dr. Mindy Landeck is an assistant professor of East Asian Studies at Austin College, a private liberal arts college located in Sherman, Texas. Her research engages Japanese language and literature, with a particular focus on the social roles of traditional arts from the 17th century to the present.
Dates & Times
- Tuesday, June 8, 2021 @ 7:00 pm 2021-06-08 19:00:00 2021-06-08 22:00:00 America/Chicago Cup of Tranquility: Tea Ceremony in Japan - Virtual Event //artandseek.org/calendar/event/106806/cup-of-tranquility-tea-ceremony-in-japan-virtual-event The Highland Park Library, 4700 Drexel Dr., Highland Park, TX, 75205