Some photos from Japan, April-June 1997 Kohei Miura Visiting Professorship, at Chubu University, Kasugai, near Nagoya
Bob and Ellen Lilley
Chubu University President Kasuo Yamada and the International Office's Tomoyasu Tanaka host Bob and Ellen Lilley for some sightseeing in Nagoya
A gong, typical of those at many temples and shrines
The "C I Manshon" apartment building. We were on the 10th floor.
Bob's academic host at Chubu, Dr. Mikio Yasubayashi. Office looks like Bob's.
Pagodas at Nittaji temple, Nagoya
Tomoyasu and Sumiko Tanaka, great friends of the Ohio University visitors
An overview of the Chubu campus, Kasugai
The oldest cherry tree in Japan; it took hours by train to get to this site, northwest of Nagoya at Usuzumi Zakaya
Koto players at a meeting of international ladies, Kyoto
The giant daibutsu at 14-th century Toganji Temple in Nagoya
Entry guardian lions at Toganji
Site of the 5.3 earthquake which waked Bob during one night in May (about 25 miles East of Nagoya)