Category Archive: JSIE

JFT Invites Celebrated Novelist KASHIWABA Sachiko to Toronto!

Join us as we host award-winning author KASHIWABA Sachiko for two very special events in Toronto on Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24! Legends and Folklore: Author KASHIWABA Sachiko talk Japanese children’s literature with Rui Umezawa Friday, September 23, … Continue reading →

Celebrating Women in Film

For the next month, we will be celebrating the role women directors have played in both classical and contemporary Japanese cinema. Brush up on your knowledge of Japanese women directors with a special talk by Dr. Colleen Laird, then tune … Continue reading →

Hosei International Fund (HIF) Foreign Scholars Fellowship 2023 Now Accepting Applications

Deadline for applying to the HIF Foreign Scholars Fellowship is Wednesday, June 1, 2022. Application details and forms are available in both Japanese and English. Continue reading →

Colorful: Eto Mori at TIFA 2021

October 29 – November 18. Celebrate Japanese author Mori Eto and her classic book Colorful, a groundbreaking tale of a wandering soul that gets a 2nd chance in the body of a 14 year old – seeing the true colors of those around him.

Colorful: Eto Mori

This October and November, the Japan Foundation, Toronto is pleased to bring to you a number of events celebrating the Japanese author Eto Mori and her classic book Colorful. Continue reading →