George Takei, They Called Us Enemy, Barnes & Noble, NYC, Japanese Americans, internment, internment camps, WWII, graphic memoir, memoirs, books

Meet George Takei at Barnes & Noble Union Square 🗓 🗺

Meet George Takei at Barnes & Noble Union Square Tuesday, August 13 at 7:00 p.m. Barnes & Noble Union Square – 33 E. 17th Street (between Broadway and Union Square East) Admission: $17.41 Actor, author, and activist George Takei will appear at Barnes & Noble Union Square to celebrate the release of his graphic memoir They Called Us Enemy. The New York Times bestseller is … Continue reading Meet George Takei at Barnes & Noble Union Square 🗓 🗺
Cool Tokyo Guide, Abby Denson, Kinokuniya, NYC, Japan, books, travel, travel guides, manga, comics, Tokyo

Kinokuniya to Host COOL TOKYO GUIDE Author Abby Denson 🗓 🗺

Abby Denson: COOL TOKYO GUIDE Saturday, March 10 from 3:00 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Kinokuniya – 1073 Avenue of the Americas (between 40th and 41st Streets) Admission: Free Kinokuniya hosts a talk with New York-based cartoonist Abby Denson, author of Cool Japan Guide, to celebrate the release of her latest book, Cool Tokyo Guide. Tokyo is an astonishing world unto itself—a city for lovers of … Continue reading Kinokuniya to Host COOL TOKYO GUIDE Author Abby Denson 🗓 🗺
Richard Lloyd Parry, Ian Buruma, Ghosts of the Tsunami, A Tokyo Romance, NYC, Japan, Japan Society, books, 3/11, earthquake, tsunami, nuclear disaster, 3.11 March 11

Lloyd Parry, Buruma Discuss “Ghosts of the Tsunami” at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

Ghosts of the Tsunami: Seven Years After 3/11 Thursday, March 1 at 6:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) $14/$11 Japan Society members, seniors & students The earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in 2011 was one of the country’s most catastrophic natural disasters, and the impact of the disaster is still being felt even seven years later. … Continue reading Lloyd Parry, Buruma Discuss “Ghosts of the Tsunami” at Japan Society 🗓 🗺