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A talented friend of mine, Tomoko-san, is giving a benshi performance with Ozu’s 1930 Silent film “Walk Cheerfully” at the BFI on April 22. A rare opportunity to experience Japanese ‘silent’ cinema.
There is an exhibition by a Japanese artist, Junko O’Neill next week at the GV Art Gallery in London. This is accompanied by series of public events including artists talks, origami have-a-go and a calligraphy workshop. From the press release: … Continue reading
It’s been a while since I’ve written here. Lately I’ve updated the site’s theme to a modern responsive one which will flow to fit whatever device it’s viewed on and so should look good on iPhones, iPads, and the desktop. … Continue reading
In the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami in Touhoku people are slowly rebuilding their lives. However with so much wiped out I can only guess at the difficulties facing many people. Having a small child in an evacuation centre … Continue reading
The Japan Foundation has announced for the first time that the JLPT will be held on Sunday July 3rd at SOAS in London. The deadline for applications is April 4th. The SOAS web site hasn’t updated for this information as … Continue reading