The Japan Society

Upcoming Events

01/02/2022Japanese Conversation Group

01/02/2022

The Japanese Conversation Group provides a friendly and informal atmosphere for Japanese speakers of all nationalities to come together and speak Japanese. Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month.

02/02/2022ONLINE EVENT - Japan Society Film Club: Onibaba directed by Kaneto Shindo

02/02/2022

Join us for our Film Club in February where we will discuss the stylish horror period drama Onibaba directed by Kaneto Shindo in 1964.

05/02/2022Japan Society New Year Celebration Lunch at Pantechnicon with Guest Chef Tim Anderson

05/02/2022

Celebrate the start of 2022 with a five-course vegan Japanese lunch prepared by chef and cookery book writer Tim Anderson exclusively for Japan Society members and friends. Dishes will be prepared based on recipes from Your Home Izakaya and Vegan Japaneasy, two of Tim’s five books about Japanese food. This will be the perfect occasion to catch up with your friends,family and fellow Japan Society members over lunch, served Izakaya style.

14/02/2022IN-PERSON EVENT - Japan Society Book Club: Things Remembered and Things Forgotten by Kyoko Nakajima

14/02/2022

Things Remembered and Things Forgotten aims to shine light on the undertones of wartime devastation affecting Tokyo even to this day.

01/03/2022Japanese Conversation Group

01/03/2022

The Japanese Conversation Group provides a friendly and informal atmosphere for Japanese speakers of all nationalities to come together and speak Japanese. Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month.

02/03/2022ONLINE EVENT - Japan Society Film Club: The Happiness of the Katakuris directed by Takashi Miike

02/03/2022

For the Film Club in March we invite you to watch the eccentric film The Happiness of the Katakuris directed by Takashi Miike in 2001.

14/03/2022ONLINE EVENT - Japan Society Book Club: The Sheltering Rain by Ryo Hanmura

14/03/2022

A diverse cross-section of Japan passes through the bar Lui, and the bartender tends to them all, with all their hopes and their fears. Underneath the black suits and the cosmetics, they're all people on the way to somewhere else in Tokyo's glittering boom era.

05/04/2022Japanese Conversation Group

05/04/2022

The Japanese Conversation Group provides a friendly and informal atmosphere for Japanese speakers of all nationalities to come together and speak Japanese. Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month.

11/04/2022IN-PERSON EVENT - Japan Society Book Club: Earthlings by Sayaka Murata

11/04/2022

Natsuki isn't like the other girls. Together with her cousin Yuu, she spends her summers in the wild Nagano mountains, hoping a spaceship will take her home.

03/05/2022Japanese Conversation Group

03/05/2022

The Japanese Conversation Group provides a friendly and informal atmosphere for Japanese speakers of all nationalities to come together and speak Japanese. Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of every month.