The Japan Society

Cultivating the UK-Japan relationship since 1891

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Woodblock Printing Workshop with Hiroko Imada (1 June)


Woodblock Printing Workshop with Hiroko Imada (3 June)


Japanese Conversation Group

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The Japan Society Review

The Japan Society Review is published on a quarterly basis, both online and printed.

Since the starting of the publication in 2006, each issue covers a selection of Japan-related books and films, as well as theatre and stage productions, tv series and exhibitions.

Its purpose is to inform, entertain and encourage readers to explore the works for themselves.

Teaching Resources


Kamishibai: Onikko (Setsubun)

Kamishibai: Onikko (Setsubun)


Kamishibai: Swim, Swim, Koinobori (Children's Day)

Kamishibai: Swim, Swim, Koinobori (Children's Day)


Geography of Japan

Geography of Japan

Radio Taiso ラジオ体操 Video

Radio Taiso ラジオ体操 is an exercise routine that has been practised for nearly 100 years in Japan. Old and young, physically fit and those with mobility issues can all experience the benefits of Radio Taiso. Watch our new video in YouTube and stay strong and well!

Radio Taiso

Geography Scheme of Work

Explore Japan’s physical and social geography with the Geography of Japan resources. Through inspiring and original materials, students are introduced to key features of Japanese geography including volcanoes, wildlife, and more whilst building core geographical skills. 



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