Saturday, July 17, 2010

IDP Symposium 2010

Dr Susan Whitfield, Dr Imre Galambos and Vic Swift from IDP UK visited IDP Japan to attend the 2010 Symposium held at the Ryukoku University in Kyoto. Pictured above are Susan Whitfield (IDP Director at the British Library) and Dosho Wakahara (Director of the Ryukoku University) at a press conference for the signing of a new MoU for the continuing collaboration between the two institutions.

Monday, July 5, 2010

New book on Dunhuang caves


The Caves of Dunhuang, authored by Fan Jinshi, Director of the Dunhuang Academy, and translated and edited by Susan Whitfield of IDP, has recently been published by Scala. The book provides a detailed description of 50 caves at Mogao and other sites near Dunhuang. The forthcoming edition of IDP News will have details of a discount for readers.