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Program

The International House of Japan organizes various program events, most of which are open to the general public. Please contact the Program Department for details of each event.

Upcoming Programs/Events

[Symposium]
Democracy in the Global Age
Date: Thursday, December 14, 2017, 6:30-9:00 pm
Venue: Iwasaki Koyata Memorial Hall, IHJ
Keynote speaker: Melissa S. Williams (Professor,University of Toronto)
[IHJ Artists’ Forum/Artist Talk]
Engaging Through the Threshold
Date: Tuesday, December 19, 7:00 pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, IHJ
Artist: Quynh Vantu (Architect; US-Japan Creative Artists Program Fellow)
[Nichibunken-IHJ Forum]
The Fate of Hikaru Genji and the “Two Fathers”--- The Tale of Genji Seen Through the Life of Buddha
Date: Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 6:30-8:00 pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, IHJ
Lecturer: Araki Hiroshi (Professor, Nichibunken)
[I-House Lecture]
China’s Populism in the Internet Era
Date: Tuesday, Feburary 6, 2018, 7:00-8:30 pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, IHJ
Lecturer: Ako Tomoko (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo)
[Delve into Japanese Culture @I-House]
Dashi and Umami in Japanese Cuisine
Date: Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 7:00-8:30 pm
Venue: Room 2, IHJ
Lecturer: Yanagihara Naoyuki (Vice President of Yanagihara Cooking School of Traditional Japanese Cuisine)
[I-House Lecture]
Mori Ôgai: A Life of Translation
Date: Friday, March 16, 2018, 7:00-8:30 pm
Venue: Lecture Hall, IHJ
Lecturer: Nagashima Yoichi (Adjunct Professor, University of Copenhagen)

Past Programs/Eventsshow all

[Nichibunken-IHJ Forum]
Ornamental Diplomacy:
Emperor Meiji and the Monarchs of the Modern World
[IUC Lecture Series] The Breath of Tradition in Intercultural Communication—From Noh to Anime
[Delve into Japanese Culture@ I-House]
The Long-standing Liaison Between Sumo and the Media
[Reading about Japan at I-House Library] Elise Wessels and Marije Jansen Talk about Japan: Modern – Japanese Prints from the Elise Wessels Collection
[Nitobe Leadership Program Public Lecture] A Door of Hope Opened by Wisdom: A New Japan-China Relationship with the Next Generation

Inquiries

Program Department
International House of Japan
5-11-16 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
TEL: 03-3470-3211 (Mon.-Fri., 9:00 am-5:00 pm)
FAX: 03-3470-3170