WALK! Experiencing the Shikoku Pilgrimage: One Step at a Time

7 April 2016

Bardwell Smith, Distinguished Asian scholar and Professor Emeritus at Carleton College, walked the Shikoku pilgrimage route in sections on seven occasions between 1983 and 2002, including twice with 30-40 American students from the Associated Kyoto Program (AKP) founded in 1970 by Carleton and Amherst. 

Professor Smith’s talk will take place from noon–1pm in Weitz 236 on Thursday, April 7th, 2016.

“Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the wise. Seek what they sought.” [Matsuo Basho]

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” [African proverb]

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