University of Atlantia

Course Detail

The Ryukyu Kingdom: History and Influence of the “Land of Courtesy”

Instructor:
Kame Gusukuma


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA109-2/5 February 5, 2022
Crs #:
202
Date:
Sat Feb 05
Time:
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
9/∞
Room:
Boudoir
Course Category:
History
Track:
No track assigned
Description
The island archipelago nation of Ryukyu had reach and influence in East Asia that belied its small size. Learn about the Ryukyu Kingdom from pre-history to the end of the SCA period (and later) and explore some of the ways that this tiny maritime powerhouse connected China, Japan, Korea, and other nations in the East Asian Trade Sphere and beyond.