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Event: Roland Kelts in Conversation with Manga Artist Nao Yazawa

We will begin to wrap up our month of pop culture events with a conversation between our two special guests! Scholar Roland Kelts and manga artist Nao Yazawa will sit down for a discussion on the current state of pop … Continue reading →

Event: Anime and Hollywood (the dance of rivals seeking to embrace)

Tuesday, February 25, 6:30 pm (doors 6 pm) Roland Kelts talks about modern Anime, its influences on Hollywood, and vice-versa. An in-depth examination of how Japanese and American entertainment businesses are influencing each other in an infinite loop. Just as … Continue reading →

Event: The Life and Works of the God of Manga, Osamu Tezuka

In this intimate lecture, Roland Kelts, author of Japanamerica and contributing writer for The New Yorker, introduces the tremendously influential and genre-defining works of manga master Osamu Tezuka, best known for his works Astro Boy and Black Jack. Expert Kelts … Continue reading →

News: Curious Minds: DISCOVERING JAPAN: AN INSIDER’S GUIDE TO THE LAND OF THE RISING SUN

In this six-part series, Japanese sociologist Momo Kano Podolsky will take us on a lively journey through her ancestral land, introducing us to the traditions and folkways of one of the world’s most fascinating countries.

Event: Ryusuke Hamaguchi: HAPPY HOUR Part 3

In conjunction with the Ryusuke Hamaguchi Retrospective: The Theatre of Emotions co-presented by The Japan Foundation, Toronto and Cinema Moderne taking place in Montreal, we will be featuring three special film screenings of his films in Toronto as well. Director will … Continue reading →