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2013 / Nibei’s networking lecture series to feature Japanese architect at UCLA, May 7

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The Nibei Foundation will feature Prof. Hitoshi Abe of UCLA as speaker of Powerful Networking Meeting Lecture Series on Tuesday, May 7 at 6:30 pm at Terasaki Foundation Laboratory Building, 11570 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Prof. Abe will talk about “Reconstruction of Japan” after the March 2011 great earthquake. Prof. Abe...
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2012 / Nibei Foundation to invite comedy improvisation troupe Cold Tofu for Japan Study Club, postponed to Nov 27

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  “Cold Tofu” event will be postponed to Nov 13 from Oct 13, and to Nov 27 from Nov 13 The Nibei Foundation invites Cold Tofu, the nation’s premier Asian American comedy improvisation troupe as the guests of the Japan Study Club on Tuesday, Nov. 27 The lecture will be held at Terasaki Foundation...
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2012 Nibei Foundation invites Japanese comedian Rome Kanda for Japan Study Club, Sept 11

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The Nibei Foundation invites Osaka-born comedian and actor Rome Kanda as the speaker of the Japan Study Club on Tuesday, Sept 11. The lecture will be held at Terasaki Foundation Laboratory Building, 11570 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Reception and dinner start at 6:30 pm. Kanda will speak at 7:30 pm. $10...
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2012 Nibei’s August 28 lecture to feature 18th century feudal load Uesugi Yozan

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As August lecture of Nibei Foundation’s Japan Study Club, Steve M. Sameshima will speak about Uesugi Yozan, feudal lord of Yonezawa domain in 18th century Japan on Tuesday, August 28 at 7:30 pm. The lecture will be held at Terasaki Foundation Laboratory Building, 11570 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Reception and dinner...
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Kimono lecture and demonstration by Mme. Fumi Akutagawa, June 19 at 7:30 pm

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The Nibei Foundation’s Japan Study Club features kimono consultant Mme. Fumi Akutagwa on June 19 at 7:30 pm at the Terasaki Foundation Laboratory Building, 11570 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Reception and dinner at 6:30 pm Followed by the presentation at 7:30 pm (310) 479-6101 ext 134    japanstudies@nibei.org        ...
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Nibei Foundation to present “Shakuhachi” lecture and performance, May 29

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Shakuhachi will be the subject of the Nibei Foundation Japan Study Club’s May lecture. Professional singer and composer George Abe of Los Angeles will lecture and perform Shakuhachi on May 29 from 7:30 pm at the Nibei Foundation, 11570 W. Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Admissions are $10 including dinner. Reception and dinner...
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Lecture and demo / “Waka” poem: from origin to contemporary musical expression, May 1

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    Nibei Foundation Japan Study Club’s Dinner/Lecture Series May1, 2012, 6:30 pm “Waka” poem: from origin to contemporary musical expression Lecture and performance by Ms. Mihoko Oka, professional singer and composer Tokyo-based contemporary singer Mihoko Oka will perform several her own songs influenced by “Waka” expression and talk about “Waka” influences to contemporary...
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Cultural News’ pubisher to talk about his Tohoku disaster tour, March 27

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The Nibei Foundation’s Japan Study Club in March will feature Shige Higashi, publisher of Cultural News on Tuesday, March 27, at 7:30 pm. Higashi visited Kesennuma, central location of Sanriku disaster area, from March 1-4. He will talk about the latest situation of the disaster areas with his slide show. The slide show includes...
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Feb 21: Slide lecture “Folding Paper: Infinite Possibilities of Origami”

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The Nibei Foundation’s Japan Studies Club features “Folding Paper: The Infinite Possibilities of Origami” presented by Ms. Meher McArthur, Asian art specialist, on Tuesday, Feb 21 at 7:30 pm at Terasaki Foundation Laboratory Building, 11570 West Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Reception and dinner will start at 6:30 pm. Admission including dinner is...
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