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27/01/2021ONLINE EVENT - Bilingual Public Speaking Clubオンライン版 バイリンガル・パブリックスピーキングクラブ

27/01/2021

The club is open to anyone who would like to improve their skills at speaking in Japanese or English and to learn techniques and tricks to expand their communication and presentation abilities.

日本語もしくは英語でのパブリックスピーキングのスキルを伸ばしたい方であればどなたでも対象となり、コミュニケーションやプレゼンスキルを改善するための方法やコツを学ぶことができるイベントです。

30/01/2021The Japan Affair: 40 Years of Engagement in UK - Japan Relations, in Conversation with David Howell

30/01/2021

In this special event, we are delighted to welcome David Howell to join Japan Society chairman Bill Emmott in a conversation spanning themes and observations from his over 40 year involvement in UK Japan relations.

03/02/2021ONLINE EVENT - Japan Society Film Club: The Mourning Forest directed by Naomi Kawase

03/02/2021

The Mourning Forest (殯の森, Mogari no mori, 2007) is a beautiful and meditative portrait of grief, with an absorbing cinematography and a touching story.

04/02/2021The Brexit Agreement, One Month On, with David Henig and Pernille Rudlin

04/02/2021

As 1 January 2021 saw the end of the withdrawal transition period and the implementation of the post Brexit UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement, Japan Society chairman Bill Emmott will be joined by David Henig, director of the UK Trade Policy Project, EPICE, and Pernille Rudlin, EMEA representative of Japan Intercultural Consulting, to review the first month under the new arrangements.

08/02/2021ONLINE EVENT - Japan Society Book Club: Secret Rendezvous by Kobo Abe

08/02/2021

Secret Rendezvous is a nightmarish satire of bureaucracy, medicine and modern life.

17/02/2021ONLINE EVENT: Tutored Sake tasting (17 Feb)

17/02/2021

We are delighted to be partnering with The Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association on two special tutored tastings. This is an ideal opportunity for all members who would like to know a bit more about sake production, different styles of sake, and how to enjoy it on different occasions, especially at home.

20/02/2021ONLINE EVENT - Katazome (Stencil Dyeing) Workshop

20/02/2021

In this workshop, participants will make a katazome-printed silk square suitable for a head or neck scarf. The workshop is suitable for any level of design or textile printing experience.

24/02/2021ONLINE EVENT - Bilingual Public Speaking Clubオンライン版 バイリンガル・パブリックスピーキングクラブ

24/02/2021

The club is open to anyone who would like to improve their skills at speaking in Japanese or English and to learn techniques and tricks to expand their communication and presentation abilities.

日本語もしくは英語でのパブリックスピーキングのスキルを伸ばしたい方であればどなたでも対象となり、コミュニケーションやプレゼンスキルを改善するための方法やコツを学ぶことができるイベントです。

03/03/2021ONLINE EVENT - Japan Society Film Club: An Actor's Revenge directed by Kon Ichikawa

03/03/2021

For the Film Club in March we invite you to watch a sumptuous story of vengeance and retribution in the classic film An Actor's Revenge directed by Kon Ichikawa in 1963.

04/03/2021ONLINE TALK - Visualising Numbers: Soroban as a tool for the maths classroom

04/03/2021

We are delighted to welcome Tomoko Hoult to give a special talk introducing the Soroban (Japanese abacus) and explaining how it can be used as a classroom tool to help children visualise numbers and understand the decimal system.