Heisei – Abschied von einer Epoche
- A panel of the Instituts für Japanologie der Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main
- Wednesday, May 29, 18:00 Mousonturm Studio 1
- Duration: approx. 1,5 hours
- Lecture in German
- Free admission
In accordance with the Japanese calendar, the Heisei era ended on April 30th, 2019. Emperor Akihito abdicated the throne after 30 years of rule in favor of his son, Naruhito. Lisette Gebhardt, David Jungmann, Cheyenne Dreissigacker, and Christian Chappelow from the Institute for Japanese Studies at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main meet to discuss the importance of this epoch.