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

Limited space is available for Term 2 of our late-beginner level Japanese-language class, Japanese Together 3!

Japanese Studies

The Japan Foundation, Toronto. Japanese Studies

News and Announcements

Greeting from Executive Director Emi Iwanaga

November 18 marked the first anniversary of my arrival in Toronto. Despite some challenges, like the minor flood that put us in a temporary office for a few weeks last winter, it has been a busy, productive and rewarding year.

Rakugo: Japanese Traditional Storytelling Performance at JCCC

On February 12th, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre will host a “Rakugo-kai” with veteran Rakugo star Yanagiya Sankyo.

Cinema Kabuki in Vancouver

Vancouver February 19: Cinema Kabuki in high definition on the big screen – Direct from Japan!

2016 Canada-Japan Literary Award winners announced!

Congratulations to Lynne Kutsukake and Geneviève Blouin, winners of the 2016 Canada-Japan Literary Award! Continue reading →

Natsume Soseki Essay Contest winner announced!

Congratulations to Stephanie Erica Chaves, winner of the 2016 Soseki International Essay Contest! Continue reading →

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