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 →

Event: Online Nihongo Salon for Japanese-Language Teachers (11)

THE JAPAN FOUNDATION, TORONTO ONLINE NIHONGO SALON FOR JAPANESE-LANGUAGE TEACHERS The Japan Foundation, Toronto is launching a Nihongo Salon for Japanese language teachers with the aim of providing a place where Japanese language teachers in Canada who would like to … Continue reading →

Event: NINGYŌ: Art and Beauty of Japanese Dolls

To book a visit to see this exhibition, please take a look at the guidelines and acknowledgement page: Book Your Visit Here The traveling exhibition NINGYŌ: Art and Beauty of Japanese Doll has been produced afresh in spring 2020 by The … Continue reading →