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The Colours and Sounds of Ancient Japan

The Colours and Sounds of Ancient Japan

Date: 15 November 2010 from 6.30pm Venue: The Japan Foundation, Russell Square House, 10-12 Russell Square, London WC1B 5EH Booking: This event is free to attend but booking is essential. To reserve a place, please email your name and the title of the event you would like to attend to event@jpf.org.uk. In celebration of the […]

Come and Play Korean Samulnori (Drums & Percussion)

Come and Play Korean Samulnori (Drums & Percussion)

Date: Saturday, November 6th, 5.00pm-6.00pm Venue: St Marks Church, Myddelton Square, London EC1R 1XX Fee: £5 (all instrumens provided) Contact: Jeung Hyun Choi (07981 298 638 / jeunghyunk40@gmail.com or Lennie Charles (07534 736 806 / lennie.charles@googlemail.com) Samul nori is a genre of traditional percussion music originating in Korea. The word samul means “four objects” and […]

Terunobu Fujimori and Richard Wentworth: The Urban Subconscious

Terunobu Fujimori and Richard Wentworth: The Urban Subconscious

Date: 16 July 2010 19:00-20:00 Venue: Lecture Theatre, The Victoria and Albert Museum, V&A, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London. SW7 2RL Tel: 020 7942 2211 Web: http://www.vam.ac.uk/ Organiser: The Victoria and Albert Museum Alongside his built work, Japanese architect Terunobu Fujimori has spent years documenting the traces of ephemeral patterns of behaviour in Tokyo, from […]

Third Thursday Lecture: Making Tea Japanese

Third Thursday Lecture: Making Tea Japanese

Date: 20 May 2010, 18.00 Venue: Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures, 64 The Close, Norwich, NR1 4DH Tel: 01603 624349 Fax: 01603 625011 Email: sisjac@sainsbury-institute.org Web: www.sainsbury-institute.org Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures Dr. Kristin Surak, Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellow, at Sainsbury Institute will be […]

The Business of Ageing – Older Workers, Older Consumers, big implications for companies, Dr. John Llewellyn, Partner, Llewellyn Consulting

The Business of Ageing – Older Workers, Older Consumers, big implications for companies, Dr. John Llewellyn, Partner, Llewellyn Consulting

Date: Thursday, 20th May 2010, 12.00pm for 12.30pm Venue: JETRO, MidCity Place, 71 High Holborn, London WC1V 6AL Fee: £12 for members of JS/JCCI and those introduced by JETRO, £18 for non members (please send payment with booking)Dr. John Llewellyn, well known to many members and very distinguished economic and political commentator, will talk about […]

Fighting for the shogun: the story of a ship, some samurai, nine French officers and the battle for Hokkaido

Fighting for the shogun: the story of a ship, some samurai, nine French officers and the battle for Hokkaido

Date: 21 April 2010 6:30pm Venue: Crane & Tortoise, 39 Gray’s Inn Road, London WC1X 8PR (room to rear of main bar) Tel: 020 7828 6330 Email: events@japansociety.org.uk Web: http://www.japansociety.org.uk Organiser: The Japan Society In 1862, the first ever young Japanese went to Europe to study. They commissioned a ship, the Kaiyo Maru, and sailed […]

KENJI YOSHIDA (1924-2009): A CELEBRATION OF LIFE

KENJI YOSHIDA (1924-2009): A CELEBRATION OF LIFE

Date: 15 April – 5 June, 2010; Tuesday – Saturday 12.30 – 5.30pm Venue: October Gallery, 24 Old Gloucester Street, London WC1N 3AL Tel: 020 7242 7367 Web: www.octobergallery.co.uk Organiser: October Gallery To mark the first anniversary of the passing of Kenji Yoshida, the October Gallery is pleased to announce a special exhibition of Yoshida’s […]

Nationhood, Nationalism and Global Citizenship

Nationhood, Nationalism and Global Citizenship

Date: Tuesday 23 February, 2010, 6-8pm, Venue: Daiwa Foundation Japan House, 13 – 14 Cornwall Terrace, London NW1 4QP Tel: 020 7486 4348 Email: office@dajf.org.uk Web: http://www.dajf.org.uk Organiser: The Daiwa Anglo-Japanese Foundation This second seminar in the 2010 series, States in Change: National Identity in the UK and Japan, explores the historical development of national […]

London United Korean Fan Club

London United Japanese Fan Club