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Japan Foundation accepting registrations for Nihongo 2014 Winter classes starting Jan. 21

JF Nihongo 2014 Jan

The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, is accepting registrations for the popular Japanese language courses: JF Nihongo 2014 Winter Term, with classes starting on January 21, 2014. These courses are designed for new Japanese-language learners, as well as those who are interested in improving their existing language skills. Mastering Kana is a popular course for those who want to start learning...
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2013 / Free screening / Miyazaki & Kore-eda’s latest films at AFI Fest, Nov 8 -10

Miyazaki The Wind Rises

AFI FEST presented by Audi will give the public opportunities to view the latest Japanese films by renowned directors for free. Free ticket sale started on November 2. But there is some chance to get your tickets. For your tickets, visit afi.com/afiest   The Wind Rises (Kaze Tachinu) Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Screening: Nov...
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2013 / Outdoor movie screening / HACHI – A Dog’s Tale, Sept 28

Film Hachi A Dog's Tale

Outdoor Movie Screening: Hachi – A Dog’s Tale Saturday, September 28, 2013 5:00pm – Gates open/Dinner 7:00pm – Screening (Depending on sunset) The Riviera Country Club 1250 Capri Drive, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272 Japan America Society of Southern California and The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles presents a special outdoor screening of “Hachi – A...
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2013 / Japanese conversation café to be opened, Sept 7, 1:00 pm

Japan Foundation Tea Time

  JF Nihongo Tea time Let’s chat in Japanese! Saturday, September 7, 1:00 pm The Japan Foundation Los Angeles provides its casual and informative conversation café that starts off the new term of the language courses – JF Nihongo. Participants will enjoy fun games and Japanese tea and snacks while they chat with native Japanese speakers. All levels...
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2013 / Los Angeles / Japan Foundation / Handcrafted Form, July 11 – Aug. 21

20130604 Handcraft Edo decorated hand-made papers(Edo karakami) Lamp

    Opening Reception Thursday, July 11, at 7:00 pm The Japan Foundation, Los Angeles, 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036     Light refreshment will be served Handcrafted Form: Traditions and Techniques Duration: July 11 – August 21, 2013 Hours: Tuesday – Friday, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm              Saturday and Sunday,...
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2013 / 14 educators from U.S. to gather in Los Angeles June 29 for departing Japan tour

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From June 30 to July 10, 2013, 14 educators from the United States, selected for their prominent leadership, will travel to Japan with the Invitational Group Tour Program operated by the Japan Foundation.      The 14 administrators participating in this program has been selected from all over the United States. They are gathering in...
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2013 / Special screening to commemorate American victims of 2011 Japan Tsunami, March 9

20130304 Taylor Anderson Yukata Tanbo

On the second anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami, the special movie screening to commemorate the victims of the earthquake and tsunami will be presented by The Japan Foundation Los Angeles and JET Alumni Association of Southern California.   Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story Produced & Directed by Regge...
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2013 / Hina doll on view at Japan Foundation for Girl’s Day until Mar 9

The Japanese Doll Festival (Hina-matsuri), or Girls’ Day, is held on March 3. Platforms covered with a red carpet  are used to display a set of ornamental dolls (hina-ningyō) representing the Emperor, Empress, attendants, and musicians in traditional court dress of the Heian period. (Wikipedia) Hina doll is on view at Meeting Room of...
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2013 / Japan’s newscaster to talk about “Asian Voices” Mar 1, 7 pm

20130228 Aiko Doden Lecture Japan Foundation

Japan Foundation Los Angeles Lecture Series will feature Aiko Doden, senior news commentator of NHK or Japan Broadcasting Corporation on Friday, March 1 at 7 pm. The topics of the JFLA Lecture Series 5 is “Asian Voices.” The lecture will be held at the JFLA Auditorium, 5700 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90036....
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