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Posted 12th April

It is with great sadness that we have learned the news of the death of Prince Philip, the...

London no Yuwaku 1970s London Culture no Sekai

Posted 09th April

by Hiroshi Unno JPY3,800 (excl. tax) PIE International ISBN : 978-4-7562-5342-2 C0071 This book discusses the culture and...

Zusetsu Eikoku Oushitsu no Shokutakushi (At the King’s Table: Royal Dining Through the Ages)

Posted 09th April

by Susanne Groom, translated by Seiko Yazawa JPY3,800 (excl. tax) Hara Shobo ISBN: 9784562058860 In this Japanese translation,...

Sekai de Tanoshimareteiru 50 no Engei Shokubutsu Zukan (50 Plants That You Can’t Kill)

Posted 09th April

by Jamie Butterworth, translated by Yuko Uehara JPY2,800 (excl. tax) Hara Shobo ISBN: 9784562058884 This is a Japanese...

Shakespeare Festival 2021

Posted 07th April

The Shakespeare Society of Japan and the English Literary Society of Japan will hold their annual Shakespeare Festival...

Barakura English Garden Spring Garden Seminar

Posted 07th April

Barakura English Garden in Tateshina will hold an online spring garden seminar with Mr Andrew Duff, Director of...

Film: Ammonite

Posted 02nd April

This 2020 romantic drama film was written and directed by Francis Lee and is loosely based on the...

King’s Singers

Posted 02nd April

On 26 February 2021, the Embassy of Japan in the UK held a National Day Event to mark...

The World of Benjamin Britten

Posted 23rd March

The World of Benjamin Britten IV was going to be held in April 2020 but was cancelled because...

All’s Well That Ends Well 37th Sainokuni Shakespeare Series

Posted 16th March

The Sainokuni Shakespeare Series is a project started in 1998 by Yukio Ninagawa to perform all of Shakespeare’s...