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04/25/2017 at 16:09. Facebook
Among over 300 architects who donated reconstruction services to Japan after the tsunami, Atelier Bow-Wow created an expandable housing concept for communities and a fishing school for the 21st century. Here May 5 to discuss! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Among over 300 architects who donated reconstruction services to Japan after the

Salon Bow-Wow: Architects in Post-Disaster Reconstruction

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04/21/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Escape the overcast chill in NYC today and cozy up with fellow art lovers at our 'Escape East' monthly mixer. Free 6:00-9:00 pm with sake compliments of Soto Sake, live music by Benny Oyama Music, guided tours, and of course the exquisite woodblock prints featured in A THIRD GENDER: BEAUTIFUL YOUTHS IN JAPANESE PRINTS!
Escape the overcast chill in NYC today and cozy up with fellow

Escape East at 333

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Japan Society
04/20/2017 at 14:09. Facebook
Calling all comic book fans: discover how manga from Japan becomes English editions with editors from top manga publishers Kodansha Comics (The Ghost in the Shell, Sailor Moon), Vertical, Inc. (Nichijou, Chi's Sweet Home) and Yen Press (Black Butler, Akame ga Kill!).
Calling all comic book fans discover how manga from Japan becomes English

Manga in America: How English Editions are Born

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Japan Society
04/19/2017 at 15:22. Facebook
Mark your calendar: Japan Day @ Central Park is back at the Central Park Bandshell this year on Sunday, May 14th, 9:30 am-4:00 pm. We'll be helping at the yo-yo fishing tent as usual and hope to see you there!
Mark your calendar Japan Day Central Park is back at the Central
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Japan Society
Japan Society
04/18/2017 at 14:22. Facebook
After the 2011 earthquake, a group of global citizens launched Safecast, an open source platform to track, monitor and share data on the radiation in Japan. The ongoing project is now expanding to other environmental challenges. Co-founder Pieter Franken is here 5/1 in the first NYC public presentation!
After the 2011 earthquake a group of global citizens launched Safecast an

Safecast: The Power of Citizen Science | May 1 | Japan Society

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Learn about selecting, collecting and appreciating Japanese erotic prints (shunga and abuna-e) and other Edo-period arts in this special workshop with ukiyo-e woodblock print specialist Dr. Sebastian Izzard and collector Lou Forster. At Japan Society Gallery April 22!
Learn about selecting collecting and appreciating Japanese erotic prints shunga and abunae

Connoisseurship Workshop: Erotic Prints

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Escape the ordinary at ESCAPE EAST @ 333 here tonight with complimentary Soto Sake and a special, immersive video installation by Times Square, New York City Arts Artist Naoko Tosa! Mix and mingle with the artist and other art enthusiasts while enjoying free gallery admission, docent tours and drink specials.
Escape the ordinary at ESCAPE EAST 333 here tonight with complimentary Soto

Escape East at 333

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Escape East at 333

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#AThirdGender features many ukiyo-e of wakashu with their pets. This print by Suzuki Harunobu perfectly captures the protective nature of our furry friends. A wakashu attempts to steal a kiss from a young woman while she plays the koto, a large zither-like instrument and a puppy at the right turns toward something outside the picture space, alerting the couple that a person is approaching....
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Screening ZATOICHI THE FUGITIVE here 4/7! In addition to being one of the most acclaimed films of the beloved blind swordsman series, it features a score by legendary composer Akira Ifukube, whom we pay tribute to 4/28 with the GODZILLA LEGEND concert. [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Screening ZATOICHI THE FUGITIVE here 47 In addition to being one of
Improve your life by getting rid of (almost) everything! 'Extreme minimalist' Fumio Sasaki is here tonight 4/4 to share insights and practical tips from his bestselling book 'Goodbye Things', soon to be released in the U.S. More info: [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Improve your life by getting rid of almost everything Extreme minimalist Fumio
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For basketball fans, tonight Rui Hachimura will be the first-ever native Japanese athlete in an NCAA tournament and is poised to possibly be the second Japanese player to go all the way to the NBA. Via U.S.-Japan Council! #MarchMadness
For basketball fans tonight Rui Hachimura will be the firstever native Japanese

Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura blazes a path for Japanese players

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Our work-in-progress screening of QUEER JAPAN tonight is sold out! There will be no waitlist, but we encourage you to visit Japan Society Gallery for free admission to A THIRD GENDER 6-9 pm. Also, Obayashi's SCHOOL IN THE CROSSHAIRS is screening at 7:00 [ Japansociety.org Link ] Image: Isoda Koryūsai (1735-1790), "Samurai Wakashu and Maid", ca. 1700s, color woodblock print, (c) Royal Ontario...
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Our workinprogress screening of QUEER JAPAN tonight is sold out There will
Fans of Obayashi's HAUSU will thrill with his other visually stunning, mind-melting teen fantasy SCHOOL IN THE CROSSHAIRS, screening this Friday 3/31 at 7:00 pm. Choice stills below! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Fans of Obayashis HAUSU will thrill with his other visually stunning mindmelting
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Burrow into the tortuous mind of controversial Japanese author Yukio Mishima with this tale of desire, manipulation and revenge, featuring Boston University's World Languages and Literatures Professor J. Keith Vincent. Part of our A THIRD GENDER exhibition up through June 11! [ Japansociety.org Link ]
Burrow into the tortuous mind of controversial Japanese author Yukio Mishima with

Book Club: Forbidden Colors by Yukio Mishima

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An excellent, thoughtful overview of our Beyond Godzilla film series by Ed Halter for 4Columns. Kicks off tonight 3/24 at 7 PM with a rare screening of Ishiro Honda's THE H-MAN on 35mm!
An excellent thoughtful overview of our Beyond Godzilla film series by Ed

Japan Society Film

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We're screening excerpts from the documentary-in-progress QUEER JAPAN in conjunction with our A THIRD GENDER exhibition! Explore the lives of Japan's LGBTQ+ quiet radicals in an exclusive preview of this much anticipated film, featuring appearances by filmmakers Graham Kolbeins and Anne Ishii.
Were screening excerpts from the documentaryinprogress QUEER JAPAN in conjunction with our

Queer Japan with Graham Kolbeins & Anne Ishii

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