The Japan Society

Cultivating the UK-Japan relationship since 1891
1891年の設立より日英の相互理解に貢献

Upcoming Events

23/09/2020

The Politics of Governmental Reform in Japan and the UK, with Bronwen Maddox and Koji Tsuruoka

26/09/2020

ONLINE EVENT - Japan Matsuri Presents

29/09/2020

Reporting the world in Japan and the UK, with Aiko Doden and John Simpson

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Teaching Resources

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Kamishibai: Japanese Storytelling

Kamishibai: Japanese Storytelling

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Journeys with Haiku: Beyond 5-7-5

Journeys with Haiku: Beyond 5-7-5

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Soroban: The Japanese Abacus

Soroban: The Japanese Abacus

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

Introducing Manga to the Classroom

Manga (comics or graphic novels) are a Japanese form of visual storytelling and are increasingly popular outside of Japan. These lessons give students an introduction to the history and cultural significance of manga in Japan and as an art form.

manga

The Japan Society Review

The Japan Society Review is published on a bimonthly 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.

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