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JAPANEMA: Mitsuko Delivers
Wednesday, April 23 at 7PM
Mitsuko (Riisa Naka) is a young woman who believes everything will be okay and always tries to help those around her. One day, she met an American man and wanted to help him. They became involved in a relationship and she moved with him to California. A little later, her boyfriend left her and she returned to Japan alone.
Kokeshi: The Tohoku Artisan Spirit
Thursday, April 17 at 7PM
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Kokeshi are traditional Japanese dolls from Tohoku region that are made of wood. Manami Okazaki, a journalist and author who recently published "Kokeshi, from Tohoku with love" will talk about Kokeshi and the Tohoku artisan spirit.
JF Nihongo Spring Term
April 19 – June 12
Let’s learn Japanese this spring! Our courses are designed for new Japanese-language learners, as well as those who are interested in improving their existing language skills. Enjoy the friendly, interactive, and above all, fun courses!
For Japanese Teachers
NJE Deadline: Feb. 8 at 5pm ET
Application Deadline: April 16
Send a high school student from your Japanese language class to Japan this summer! We will again provide 32 high school students with this unique opportunity to visit Japan, with a focus on the Tohoku region, and learn about Japanese language and culture first hand. For more information including why this program was started, eligibility requirements, how to apply, and important deadlines, please visit the link below.
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