The Global Appeal of Manga: Medium, History, and Aesthetics Wednesday, June 5 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Japanese American Association of New York – 49 W. 45th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues) Admission: $15/$5 JAA members and students Professor CJ Suzuki, Associate Professor in the Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature at Baruch College, The City University of New York (CUNY), is … Continue reading The Global Appeal of Manga: Medium, History, and Aesthetics
Japan Night NYC Saturday, January 26 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. The Parkside Lounge – 317 E. Houston Street Admission: $15 until January 25/$20 at the door Celebrate the beginning of 2019 with Japan Night NYC, a Meetup group dedicated to spreading Japanese culture. Make new friends, find a language exchange partner, chat about anime and manga, and experience Japanese culture with live music … Continue reading Japan Night NYC
Anime NYC Powered by Crunchyroll Friday, November 16 through Sunday, November 18 Javits Center – 655 W. 34th Street Admission: Purchase online here Friday Ticket: $40 Saturday Ticket: SOLD OUT Sunday Ticket: $40 Mega Ticket: SOLD OUT Weekend Ticket: SOLD OUT Anime NYC, an annual three-day anime convention that started last year, will be held this weekend at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center here in New … Continue reading Anime NYC to Take Over Javits Center in Its Second Year this Weekend!
The Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network Meeting: Rakugo Thursday, November 8 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. RESOBOX East Village – 91 E. 3rd Street (between 1st and 2nd Avenues) Admission: One minimum order of a drink or food from the RESOBOX cafe The Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network (MaRRN) in New York is a casual organization comprised of individuals and groups who engage with … Continue reading Study Rakugo with the Manga/Comics Reading and Research Network
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