September 30, 2020

Webinar: Jesuit Sources on the Imjin War

Dr Giuseppe Marino and Prof. Rebekah Clements gave a presentation at the first session of the Aftermath Project’s 2020-2021 Webinar Series. Their talk, “Jesuit Sources on the Imjin War: Introducing Relação do fim e remate que teve a guerra da Corea” examined a newly unearthed manuscript from the Marsden collection at the British Library. The Relação do fim e remate que teve a guerra da Corea, written by a Jesuit known as Francisco Rodriguez, offerers insights into the final weeks of the Imjin War, and contains detailed information about negotiations for retreat, the course of various battles, and the practical application of military technology in the field. The webinar took place at 4pm (CEST) on 30th September, 2020 via Zoom. For information on the webinar series please click here.