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Japan Society Presents a Public Forum on Theater, Women, and Immigration 🗓 🗺

“Rest in Peace, New York.” A Public Forum on Theater, Women and Immigration Monday, May 14 at 7:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 East 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $10/$8 Japan Society members Japan Society welcomes back Shirotama Hitsujiya, internationally known performance artist, artistic director of the experimental theater company YUBIWA Hotel, and founder of AJOKAI (Asian Women Performing Arts Collective), for … Continue reading Japan Society Presents a Public Forum on Theater, Women, and Immigration 🗓 🗺
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Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond – Ticket Giveaway! 🗓 🗺

Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond – Ticket Giveaway! Tuesday, May 8 at 6:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $14/$11 Japan Society members, seniors, and students. Or FREE to one lucky winner! Tickets are still available for Japan Society’s Talk+ Program’s upcoming event Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond. But we have one ticket to give away … Continue reading Cool Tokyo: Harajuku, Akihabara and Beyond – Ticket Giveaway! 🗓 🗺
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Japan Society Presents Talk About Japanese Whisky 🗓 🗺

The Way of Whisky Thursday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $14/$11 Japan Society members, seniors, and students What makes Japanese whisky “Japanese”? That is the question award-winning author and whisky expert Dave Broom set out to answer in his book, The Way of Whisky: A Journey Around Japanese Whisky. Broom’s journey took … Continue reading Japan Society Presents Talk About Japanese Whisky 🗓 🗺
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Natto Talk and Tasting at Japan Society 🗓 🗺

Natto: Japan’s Probiotic Superfood Wednesday, May 23 at 6:30 p.m. Japan Society – 333 E. 47th Street (between First and Second Avenues) Admission: $20/$16 Japan Society members, seniors, and students Natto, a sticky concoction of fermented soybeans known for its numerous health benefits and distinctive smell and texture, is a staple in Japan. Chock-full of probiotics, this Japanese superfood is also vegan, gluten-free, and a … Continue reading Natto Talk and Tasting at Japan Society 🗓 🗺
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Japan Society Gallery’s Latest Exhibition Takes A Giant Leap with Hasegawa’s Art

Lovers of Japanese art are in for a treat with Japan Society Gallery’s latest exhibition, A Giant Leap: The Transformation of Hasegawa Tōhaku, which will be displayed in two rotations, Friday, March 9 through Sunday, April 8 and Thursday, April 12 through Sunday, May 6. This is the first U.S. exhibition focused on the works and stylistic transformation of Hasegawa Tōhaku (1539-1610), who is widely … Continue reading Japan Society Gallery’s Latest Exhibition Takes A Giant Leap with Hasegawa’s Art