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2016 / UCLA presents Shakuhachi concert and talk at Jan Popper Theater, Nov. 8

UCLA Shakuhachi Concert

Forwarded for UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies Blowing Meditation and the Sounds of Fall with acclaimed shakuhachi masters: Matama Kazushi, Furuya Teruo, Kakizakai Kaoru Tuesday, November 8, 2016 7:30 – 9:30 PM Jan Popper Theater, 1200 Schoenberg Music Building, UCLA Free and open to the public Parking in Lot 2, $12 (Hilgard &...
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2016 / UCLA screening Oct. 3: Documentary on anti-nuclear protest in Tokyo in 2011, Talk by filmmaker in person

Forwarded for UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies October 3, 2016/ 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM UCLA Faculty Center, Hacienda Room, 480 Charles E Young Drive East, Los Angeles, CA 90095 Tell the Prime Minister – Free Film Screening Program: 1:00 – 1:15 Opening remarks and a brief introduction of Prof. Oguma 1:20 –...
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2016 / UCLA’s Japanese language program for high school students, July 5 – 28 for $200

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Forwarded for UCLA In summer 2016, UCLA will offer special language classes for high school students who speak, understand and/or hear Armenian, Japanese, Korean, Persian or Russian at home and want to learn to read, write and expand their listening and speaking skills. The classes offer a fun and challenging opportunity to study the...
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2016 / A memorial service for Dr. Paul Terasaki in scheduled for 11 am, Mar. 6, at UCLA Royce Hall

Forwarded for the Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies at UCLA We are saddened to share the passing of our longtime supporter and friend, Dr. Paul Terasaki. Dr. Terasaki was born in Los Angeles in 1929. He spent three high school years during World War II interned with his family and other Japanese Americans in...
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2016 / UCLA Lecture: Nationalism and Vitalism on the Okinawa Stage, Jan. 25

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UCLA Colloquium January 25, 2016 | 12:30 – 2:00 PM Nationalism and Vitalism on the Okinawan Stage UCLA Royce Hall 314 Colloquium with James Rhys Edwards,  Ph.D (UCLA Ethnomusicology 2015) In 1879, Imperial Japan annexed the Ryūkyū Islands, dissolving the Ryūkyū Kingdom and establishing Okinawa Prefecture. This “disposition of Ryūkyū” triggered a fitful transformation...
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2016 / UCLA Film Screening / Hidden Legacy: Japanese Traditional Performing Arts in the WWII Internment Camps, Jan 22, 7:00PM

UCLA Hidden Legacy

January 22, 2016 | 7:00 – 9:00 PM Film Screening: Hidden Legacy: Japanese Traditional Performing Arts in the WWII Internment Camps Jan Popper Theater, UCLA With its rich mix of compelling interviews, historical photographs, musical performances, and rare archival film footage, this 2014 documentary offers extraordinary insight into the persistence of traditional Japanese cultural...
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2015 / $3000 fund available for learning Japanese American heritage

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Forwarded for the UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies The UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies invites non-profit organization to apply for funding of up to $3000 to co-sponsor exhibits, film screenings, eminars, and other events to serve the public. Our community outreach program fund will be made available for a broad spectrum of...
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2015 / UCLA Lecture, Open to Public / “Sex & Print Culture: Nishikawa Sukenobu’s Erotic Books” Dec. 11

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Forwarded for the UCLA Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies December 11, 2015, 3:00 PM UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library Presentation Room Sex & Print Culture Nishikawa Sukenobu’s Erotic Books Lecture by Professor Nakajima Takashi, Waseda University 性と出版文化:西川祐信画春本の誕生 早稲田大学 中嶋隆 教授 Please note that this lecture will be in Japanese. Free & open to the public!...
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2015 / UCLA Lecture, Open to the public, Dec. 7 “Reticence in the use of materials in postwar Japanese art”

December 7, 2015/ 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM UCLA Bunche Hall Room 6275 The Uncarved Block Reticence in the use of materials in postwar Japanese art Colloquium with Bert Winther-Tamaki, UCI Presenting inherent qualities of materials as is has often been regarded as a hallmark of Japanese art and design.  For example, Japan is...
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