2019 Series Lineup

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  • Toward the Meiji Revolution
  • Security Politics in Japan
  • Friendship across the Seas
  • Understanding History in Asia
  • What Is Japanese Cinema?
  • The Story of Japan's Ohmi Merchants
  • The Music of Color
  • The Book of Urushi
  • The Art of Emptiness
  • The Lure of Pokémon
  • The Remarkable History of Japan-US Relations

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Japanese Lacquerware Exhibition in London (July 11-September 21)

In conjunction with the Japanese lacquerware exhibition "A Secret Beauty: The Spirit of Japanese Makie" featuring works by contemporary artist Koyanagi Tanekuni, copies of the JAPAN LIBRARY title The Book of Urushi will be available for purchase at the bookstore located in the venue along with many other titles focused on Japanese art.

The Japanese Linguistic Landscape featured in Japan Times

The Japanese Linguistic Landscape: Reflections on Quintessential Words by Nakanishi Susumu (trans. Ryan Shaldjian Morrison) was recently featured in the Japan Times article "Hot new Japan book releases for the sweltering summer."

Now Exhibiting in Singapore (July 4-6, 2019)

We are currently exhibiting at the ISA ASIA-PACIFIC conference in Singapore. The conference is 3-days long and runs until July 6th, 8:00 am to 5:30 pm everyday.

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