New Materials at the JFT Library

Arts & Culture

ikebana-japanese-art-of-flower-arrangement-000070786303_fullThe Japan Foundation is accepting applications for the Exhibitions Abroad grant program. Deadline: December 1

Language Education

Applications are now open for the 2017-2018 Local Grant Program for Japanese-Language Education.
Deadline: June 15, 2017.

Japanese Studies

We are now accepting applications for the Japanese Studies Fellowship Program. Deadline: December 1

News and Announcements

2017 JFT Summer Language Brush-up & PD Workshop for Teachers of the Japanese-Language

We are now accepting applications for our 2017 program, running July 7th to 10th in Burnaby, BC! Application deadline: May 22nd, 2017

Artist Talk: Miro Ito

May 26 – Exhibition artist talk with photographer Miro Ito at the Japan Foundation, Toronto. Continue reading →

Farewell Message from Executive Director Emi Iwanaga

The spring has been quite busy at JFT with the conclusion of the Legendary Loyalty exhibition and the immensely popular Japanese for Laughs: Japanese Rakugo Demonstration and performance by Yanagiya Sankyo.

Government of Japan Endowment to U of T for Centre for the Study of Global Japan

The University of Toronto will establish an endowed chair in Japanese politics and global affairs, and launch the Centre for the Study of Global Japan within the Munk School of Global Affairs thanks to a generous contribution of US$5million from … Continue reading →

Tenpyo Art Screening Series, April 7 – June 2

In conjunction with the current photography exhibit by Miro Ito, these screenings will cover a variety of related subjects; masks; fire festivals, ancient music, and more. Continue reading →

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