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Seattle Lecture on Anime

posted on 2002-10-16 23:16 EDT
The Consulate-Genearal of Japan at Seattle will be giving a lecture on Japanese Animation on October 30th

Press release from Consulate-General of Japan Culture & Information Section:

The 9th College Workshop Series: Lecture on Japanese Animation

"Kitty-Chan, Pokémon and Manga: Reincarnations of the Japanese Artistic Genius"

This lecture explores how the artistic vitality displayed in popular Japanese animation is not a recent phenomenon but a continuing trend in Japanese Art.

Come and trace the fascinating history and cultural background of some of today's most loved characters in Japanese animation.

By: Mr. Keith Takechi, Associate Educator, Seattle Asian Art Museum
On: Wednesday, October 30, 2002 from 6:00 p.m.
At: Seattle Asian Art Museum, Stimpson Auditorium (1400 E. Prospect, Volunteer Park, Seattle, WA 98112-3303)

Reception follows at Alvord Boardroom.
Sponsored by: Consulate-General of Japan at Seattle
Co-Sponsored by: Seattle Asian Art Museum

Open to the Public. Free Admission.
Pre-registration required.
For registration, please contact 206-682-9107 ext.134 or [email protected] with your name, title, affiliation and contact information before October 28.

We look forward to seeing you!

Consulate-General of Japan
Culture & Information Section
601 Union Street, Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98101 U.S.A.
http://www.seattle.us.emb-japan.go.jp/

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