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2014 / Japan Foundation’s lecture series to feature “Kokeshi” doll, April 17

Kokeshi

JFLA Lecture Series 18  KOKESHI: The Tohoku Artisan Spirit  by Manami Okazaki  Thursday, April 17th, 7:00PM Kokeshi are traditional Japanese dolls from Tohoku region that are made of wood.  Manami Okazaki, a journalist and author based in Japan will talk about Kokeshi and the Tohoku artisan spirit.  In her talk she will cover the various types of Kokeshi, the...
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2013 / North Dakota / Hina Doll on display at a Fargo shopping center in October

Fargo, North Dakota – 9 members of the Japan- America Cultural Exchange Society of Okayama and three members of the Okayama television and radio recently visited Fargo, North Dakota. The friendship doll exchange of 1927 brought the Miss Okayama Doll from Okayama to North Dakota and the doll has been exhibited in the North...
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