Newcomb Art Museum is pleased to sponsor, along with the Japan Society of New Orleans, Tulane Asian Studies Program, and Tulane English Department: Kwaidan – Call of Salvation Heard from the Depths of Fear: A Reading Performance by The Hearn Society of Matsue at Tulane University as one of the event of the 150th anniversary of Lafcadio Hearn’s Arrival in the USA and the 25th anniversary of the friendship city relationship between Matsue City, Shimane and New Orleans.
This event is performed by the actor Shiro Sano and the guitarist Kyoji Yamamoto along with an introduction by Bon Koizumi, Lafcadio Hearn’s great-grandson of Matsue City.
Doors open at 6:30 pm, performance start time is 7:00 pm.
The location is in the Freeman Auditorium located in the Tulane Woldenberg Art Center on the Uptown Tulane campus. Click here to view the campus map.