Search Results for “Roland Kelts”

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 →

Ceramic Design for Sake Exhibition

Display of the contemporary, industrial design for Japanese rice wine Sake. Through the craftsmanship and original creativity imbedded in those design products the exhibition examine Japanese tradition and aesthetic sensitivity. 日本酒のための陶磁器デザイン展 日本酒のために制作された現代のデザイン作品を、陶磁器に特定して展示し、 デザインに込められた創意や配慮を通じて、日本人の美意識を探求する。 August 7 – October 9, 2019 GALLERY … Continue reading →

News: 2019-2020 Local Grant Program for Japanese-Language Education Second Round Applications Open

This program is intended to promote Japanese-language education in Canada by providing support to a wide range of activities essential to the dissemination of Japanese-language and the development of Japanese-language education.
Application Deadline: October 15, 2019