Past Events: JFLA Lecture Series

 
JFLA Lecture Series 38

Ametora: How Japan Saved American Style
June 8, 2017 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 37

Magic and Power in Edo's City Planning
December 2, 2016 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 36

Kabuki Lecture and Demonstration by Mark Oshima and Kiyomoto Nobushizuyoshi
November 29, 2016 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 35

The Way of the Japanese Bath by Mark Edward Harris 2
September 7, 2016 7:30PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 34

Feel the Beat! Taiko Across the Pacific
August 11, 2016 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 33

Madame Butterfly and The Birth of The Motion Picture Actress in Japan
June 23, 2016 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 32

Introducing Kabuki: History, Aesthetics, and Star Power
January 19, 2016 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 31

Fragility is Photos a Photographer's Intimate Study of the Human Body and Soul
October 2, 2015 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 30

Curating the State of the 'Art': Diversity Inspires Creativity Inspires Tech
July 28, 2015, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 29

Brewing A Community: A Sake Maker's Journey to Her Roots and Beyond
June 25, 2015, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 28

Delicious Devotion: Soulful Vegetarian Cooking for the Body & Mind
May 6, 2015, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 27

Tales Spun from illustrations of Beautiful Women: Quiet, Unchanging, All to Myself
May 6, 2015, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 26


Japanese Literature in This Decade: How A Smaller World Leads to More Literature We Can All Enjoy
March 4, 2015, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 25

Empowerment through Bilingualism: An Evening with Marty Friedman
January 26, 2015, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 24

Shikinen Sengu: Heart of Japan Captured by Photographer Sanjiro Minamikawa
December 9, 2014, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 23

Floating in the Moment: Artist Talk with photographer Mikiko Hara
October 9th, 2014, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 22

Superheroes Set Side-by-Side: A Cultural Comparison Between Japanese and American Superheroes
September 11th, 2014, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 21

Japanese Folktales Meet the Opera House
July 17th, 2014, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 20

Ten Theses on Japanese Gardens
May 21th 2014, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 19

Operation Tomodachi and Afterwards: A U.S. Marine Corps Perspective
May 15th 2014, 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 18

Kokeshi: The Tohoku Artisan Spirit
April 17th, 2014 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 17

Noh Theatre in the 21st Century
Featuring: Tatsushige Udaka and Haruna Tanaka
March 13th, 2014 at 7:30PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 16

Artist Talk with Koki Tanaka
March 11th, 2014 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 15

Building Art: An Architect's Trip to Japan
With Principal and Studio Design Lead, AECOM, Peter Zellner
January 30th, 2014 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 14

New Visions of Japanese Studies at UCLA
With Professor Katsuya Hirano and Professor Michael Emmerich
October 21st , 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 13

Washi: Infinite Ideas in Traditional Techniques
With Master Papermakers, Hironao Hamada and Osamu Hamada
Lecture by Yona Warmin, Director of Hiromi Paper Inc.
September 19th, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 12

World of Deadly Valor and Tempered Beauty:
The Japanese Sword Paradox
Master Swordsmith Kunimasa Matsuba
September 3th, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 11

PIONEERS IN COURAGE AND SPECIAL FILM SCREENING
Lecture by Masako Iino, Former President of Tsuda College, and Screening of Hisako Matsui's "Leonie"
Saturday, July 13th, 2013 at 3PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 10

Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion
With Akiko Fukai, Director and Chief Curator of the Kyoto Costume Institute
Friday, June 28th, 2013 at 7PM
Goethe-Institut (directly across the courtyard from JFLA)

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JFLA Lecture Series 09

Art, Protest, Revolution: Avant-Garde Madness in 1960s Japan
With Professor William Marotti
June 5th, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 08

Curators’ View: Japanese Contemporary Photography
Thursday, April 18th, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 07

Watch & Learn - Classical Japanese Dance And Make-up
By Masako Nishika & Kirk Nishikawa Dixon
Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 06

Bento - Japanese Culture in a Box
By Debra Samuels
Monday, April 8th, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 05

Asian Voices And The US Japan Relationship in 2013
By Aiko Doden
Friday, March 1st, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 04

Anime and Hollywood
By Roland Kelts
Wednesday, February 20th, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 03

Restoration of Fukushima from 3.11
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 7PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 02

PARO: The World's Most Therapeutic Robot
Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 1PM

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JFLA Lecture Series 01

Explore the World of GO
Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 1PM

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