Category Archive: News and Announcements

Artist Talk: Miro Ito

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

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 extended to May 30th, 2017

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.

Next Music From Tokyo vol. 10

May 19 to 24 – Fresh and eclectic line-up of Japanese bands from Tokyo touring Canada! Continue reading →

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 →