2021 Series Lineup

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  • Providence Was with Us
  • Japanese Art in Perspective
  • Gotō Shinpei, Statesman of Vision
  • Well-Versed
  • Ashes to Awesome
  • Reflections on Tsuda Umeko
  • Pax Tokugawana
  • Advances in Cancer Immunotherapy
  • Sugihara Chiune
  • The Winding Road to Discovering iPS Cells
  • Noh as Living Art
  • Maritime Asia vs. Continental Asia
  • The Sea of Japan
  • Japan's Approach to Legal and Judicial Development in Developing Countries

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Online Talk Event with Translator Janine Beichman (July 11)

The Society of Writers, Editors, and Translators (SWET) will be a hosting an online event titled "Translating Japanese Poetry into English" with Janine Beichman, translator of Well-Versed: Exploring Modern Japanese Haiku.

Online Talk Event with Tani Yu (Reflections on Tsuda Umeko)

Tsuda University will be hosting an online talk event with Tani Yu and Tsuda University President Takahashi Yuko on June 15th, 2021 (Tuesday). Tani translated her mother's title Tsuda Umeko (Shogakukan, 2019) into the English edition Reflections on Tsuda Umeko.

Spring 2021 Donation

The annual donation has been sent out and should be arriving at all of the libraries and institutions included in our donation program. To see the full list of titles included in this year's donation, please refer to this article.


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