Mar Creation Presents a U.S.-Japan Live Streaming Showcase on Veeps

Hollow Mellow Tokyo Live Vol. 1 Saturday, February 27 at 10:00 p.m. EST Live Streaming through Veeps Admission: $5 Mar Creation, Inc., a New York-based creative entertainment services agency, joined two music clubs in Tokyo, Japan—Shinjuku WALLY and Shinjuku ROTT—to stream a live show this Saturday. These three companies are using ticketed live streaming platform Veeps to present Japanese Gothic Lolita band Hollow Mellow. Veeps … Continue reading Mar Creation Presents a U.S.-Japan Live Streaming Showcase on Veeps

Rob Fitts and Yuriko Romer to Discuss Baseball in Japan at EngageAsia Event

Banzai Babe Ruth: Baseball, Espionage, and Assassination During the 1934 Tour of Japan Wednesday, February 24 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. EST Online Webinar Suggested Donation: $10 EngageAsia hosts a special webinar with Banzai Babe Ruth author Robert K. Fitts and filmmaker Yuriko Gamo Romer. Get ready for an engaging discussion of the book and the 1934 baseball tour of Japan that included Babe … Continue reading Rob Fitts and Yuriko Romer to Discuss Baseball in Japan at EngageAsia Event

Renowned Japanese American Composer to Discuss Internment at Hofstra Event

Memories from an Internment Camp: Paul Chihara, the Japanese American Internment, and His Music Tuesday, February 23 from 4:20 p.m. until 5:45 p.m. Virtual Event Admission: Free The Hofstra Asian Studies Program and the Hofstra Cultural Center present a program with Paul Chihara, a renowned Japanese American composer. He will share his childhood memories from an internment camp in Minidoka, Idaho, and his journey to … Continue reading Renowned Japanese American Composer to Discuss Internment at Hofstra Event

Kazuo Ishiguro to Appear at AAWW Event

PEN Out Loud x Asian American Writers’ Workshop: Kazuo Ishiguro with Jia Tolentino Thursday, March 4 from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. EST Digital Event Admission: $20 – $55 Nobel laureate Kazuo Ishiguro joins PEN Out Loud and the Asian American Writers’ Workshop (AAWW) to commemorate Klara and the Sun, his first novel since being awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature. A gripping, genre-bending … Continue reading Kazuo Ishiguro to Appear at AAWW Event

NowHere Gallery Presents an Exhibition of Fashion Designer Kozaburo Akasaka

Kozaburo Akasaka: WAVE OF SAND Thursday, February 11 through Saturday, February 20 from 11 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. NowHere – 40 Wooster Street (between Grand and Broome Streets) Admission: Free Japanese-born, Brooklyn-based designer Kozaburo Akasaka is known for his signature menswear, in which classic details are cleverly updated with inspiration from street style and subculture. In his synthesis of tradition and subversion, Akasaka creates work … Continue reading NowHere Gallery Presents an Exhibition of Fashion Designer Kozaburo Akasaka