Join us for a weekend of Japanese pop culture, appearances by graphic novel creators, musical performances, and more!
Schedule: 1:30pm- 3:30pm & 5:00 pm - 7:00pm
Please join us for an artistic moment with Rihaku Inoue, a calligraphy artist from Japan. Rihaku will be providing a calligraphy demonstration and mini workshop for those interested in learning the art of Japanese calligraphy.
Join Tiff Ferentini, Associate Editor at Penguin Random House, as they highlight the ins-and-outs of manga localization, and discuss the various roles and steps involved in the creation of the English-language editions of your favorite manga series: before, after, and beyond translation.
Enjoy your favorite video game songs played by Under the Deku Tree! We invite you to come and enjoy a performance by a local band specializing in jazzy renditions of music from famous game franchises such as Super Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, Persona, Kirby, and more!
Tammy will be offering a Free Posture Analysis for any interested in diving into their own body’s wisdom!
Celebrate the release of The Dam Keeper: Return from the Shadows, the third and final volume in the series, with creators Dice Tsutsumi and Robert Kondo.
Come meet photographer and film director, misaki matsui, as she talks about her first book, Tokyo Mindscapes: Where to Go, When to Go, What to See, while presenting her gorgeous and fascinating photos of Tokyo and nearby suburban cities. on Saturday, June 29th at 2pm.