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Lecture Series 16
Artist Talk with Koki Tanaka
Tuesday, March 11 at 7PM
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Artist Koki Tanaka and Gabriel Ritter, curator of Contemporary Art at the Dallas Museum of Art will talk about Tanaka’s exhibition, abstract speaking – sharing uncertainty and collective acts, which won a Special Mention at the 55th Venice Biennale International Art Exhibition last year.
Photo Exhibition: The World Heritage in Japan
Part 1: Tue (1/28) – Sat (2/22)
Part 2: Tue (2/25) – Sat (3/22)
From historical monuments to beautiful natural environments, currently, there are a total of 17 cultural and natural sites in Japan registered as UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites.
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Lecture Series 17
Noh Theatre in The 21st Century
Thursday, March 13 at 7:30PM
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A lecture and demonstration of Japanese traditional Noh theatre will be given by professional Noh actors Tatsushige Udaka and Haruna Tanaka.
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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Japanese Sit Down Comedy
Saturday, March 22 at 2PM
Rakugo is traditional Japanese comedic storytelling, whose roots date back to the 16th century. Diane Kichijitsu, ダイアン吉日, a Rakugo performer originally from Liverpool, England will be visiting from Osaka to perform Rakugo in English.
5 Centimeters Per Second
The Garden of Words
Wednesday, March 26 at 7PM
Double feature of Director Makoto Shinkai’s heartfelt animated drama.