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2014 / January issue of Cultural News on sale / 12 issues per year for $30

Noh Mask by Bidou Yamaguchi Zo onna

The January issue of Cultural News is on sale now. Subscription of 12 issues per year is $30. The contents are following: Noh masks by famous Japanese creator to exhibited as university program in Long Beach Hayao Miyazaki’s latest and last animated film to be released in North America, Feb. 21 Japan entries “The...
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2013 / Cultural News November issue on sale

Cultural News 2013 November

Contents of the November 2013 Cultural News Okinawa dance recital draws a non-Japanese performer from Tennessee Los Angeles architect initiates charity golf in Iwate for tsunami victimes Summer festival continues to help revive the post-tsunami community Irvine Museum donates art books to tsunami victim towns Latest Japanese film to remiere at Hollywood before its...
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Cultural News asks your donation for the Tohoku Project in April 2013

20121129 Minami Sanriku Bosai Center

Cultural News 2013 April Project Cultural News will send its editor Shige Higashi to Sanriku tsunami stricken areas and Fukushima radiation problem area in April 2013. To materialize this project and distribute the reports by Cultural News, we are budgeting $5,000. Major news organizations have not reported the news from Sanriku and Fukushima very...
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Cultural News 2013 January Issue on sale now

LACMA Maruyama Okyo Screens Cranes

Cultural News 2013 January Issue is on sale now. For subscription, please visit www.culturalnews.com/subscription LACMA acquires national – treasure – class screens  The Los Angeles County Museum of Art recently acquired Maruyama Okyo’s “Cranes” screens (1772), and  start to exhibit a pair of the screen on Jan. 19. The size of the screen is...
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2012 / Cultural News’ December issue features New Years’ events

Cultural News 2012 12December P01

Cultural News’ December issue is just published. The contents are following: Meet Japan without leaving Los Angeles LA Kimono Club, kimono enthusiast association, will present the 4th annual Miss Kimono LA contest and the 1st Mr. Kimono LA contest on Jan. 1, 2013 in Little Tokyo, Downtown Los Angeles in conjunction with “Oshogatsu in...
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February issue for iPad on sale now

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Cultural News 2012 February issue for iPad on sale now http://www.culturalnews.com/subscription 12 issues per year for $20. Start your subscription today. The print version of the February issue will be available by Friday, Feb 17. The contents of the February issue are following: Japanese language: New teaching method introduced in Los Angeles (Japan Foundation...
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Thru Jan 28: Decorative kimono and costume exhibition closing at Clark Center

Clark Kimono Blue Uchikake

Uchikake, or outer robe, originated in the Kamakura period (1185-1333), when women of the samurai class adopted for formal occasions. One of the garments on display at the Clark Center’s “Woven Identities of Japan” is a spectacular “Blue uchikake with courtly scene” dating from the nineteenth century. Made of plain-weave blue satin, this garment...
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Conception Announcement: Online Internship Program

Cultural News likes to start the internship program of writer for Cultural News by using the Internet. Why: 1)  Japanese American college students in Southern California seek internship opportunities of learning communication skills through Japanese culture programs. 2) Retired-people in Southern California are eager to bring down their knowledge and expertise of Japanese culture...
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Cultural News for iPad, Sample issue for free, now

Cultural News for iPad 2011 Dec Front Page

Cultural News for iPad is available. Free sample issue will be sent to you by request. Contact Shige Higashi, publisher, by email higashi@culturalnews.com View the front page of the December issue (PDF):  2011 12Dec Cultural News Front Page Contents of 2011 December Issue First fire: Buddhist celebration on New Year’s Day (Koyasan Buddhist Temple...
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