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Upcoming Events


    Mon 18th October 2021 - Fri 31st December 2021

      We are proud to partner with the British Film Institute’s most anticipated and ambitious Japan season. The first of two parts at BFI Southbank focus on the Golden Age of the studio system which includes KUROSAWA’s Thr...

  • [Online Event] Working Women in Manga

    Wed 3rd November 2021

    Loosely categorised as oshigoto manga (manga about the workplace), depictions of working life are increasingly rising in popularity among the graphic story genres. Division Chief Kosaku Shima was one of the titles that helped the trend get off the ground, though its st...

  • The 17th Japanese Speech Contest for University Students

    Tue 28th September 2021 - Mon 13th December 2021

    We are delighted to announce that the 17th Japanese Speech Contest for University Students is open for applications!   This contest gives students the chance to make their voices heard in Japanese, and win some fantastic prizes! Finals Day will be held online, on Satu...

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