2020 / Weekly Cultural News / Jun. 29-Jul. 05 / Japanese Friendship Dolls in 1920s

Monthly Cultural News has been published since July 1998 to introduce Japanese art and culture to the public in Los Angeles. The situation of Corona Pandemic prevents publishing the monthly issue since April 2020.

Weekly Cultural News starts in June 2020 for substitute of the monthly.

The latest edition of Weekly Cultural News is following:
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June 29 – July 05, 2020 Issue

  • Natural History Museum’s friendship doll art exchange being inspired by history of Japanese friendship dolls in 1920s.
  • Japanese percussion lecture via YouTube: Ohayashi-Juku #4 talks about “The Music Accompaniment During Dance Dialogue”

In order to resume the monthly Cultural News, and continue Japanese language news services about the pandemic and video conference projects as alternative for having real events, we need $30,000 fund right away. We received $3,500 as of the end of June.

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If you may have any questions about our projects and donation campaign, please contact Cultural News Editor Shige Higashi via: higashi@culturalnews.com or  (213) 819-4100.