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Dear reader
Announcing the launch of “Japan Connection ” monthly English magazine which introduces Japanese cultures. After receiving the honor of Mount Fuji added to the World Heritage List as a Cultural Site, Tokyo officially being selected to host the 2020 Summer Olympics and Japanese cuisine added to UNESCO’s (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) Intangible Cultural Heritage list; Japan is receiving the biggest attention.

We decided to launch the English monthly magazine “Japan Connection” starting April 2014, here in USA. We will provide to latest informations about Japan in this magazine and web site(www.japanconnction.us). We hope this publication will be read all Japanese fun in the United States. Please introduce this magazine “Japan Connection ” to his/her friends. Please experience Japan in LA and go to Japan soon.

Sincerely yours,
Publisher: Toshimasa Tomiyama

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Event Calendar

9/25 - 1/8/2017
Art
Kay Sekimachi: Simple Complexity | Works from the Forrest L. Merrill Collection  Craft & Folk Art Museum  5814 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles
9/27 - 1/8/2017
Others
Uprooted: Japanese American Farm Labor Camps During World War II &mnsp;Japanese American National Museum  100 N. Central Ave. Los Angeles
10/16 - 1/29/2017
Culture
“Sharing Culture | Creating Community” Public Opening and Exhibition  Descanso Gardens  1418 Descanso Dr. La Cañada Flintridge
11/1 - 1/29/2017
Culture
Time After Time Capsule Exhibit  Japanese American National Museum
1/1
Culture
Oshogatsu in Little Tokyo  p11
1/3 - 2/21
Art
18th Annual Shikishi Exhibition  Doizaki Gallery  Japanese American Cultural and Community Center  244 S. San Pedro St. Los Angeles
1/4
Culture
FUKUSHIMA Honda Tomodachi Concert  Aratani Theatre  Japanese American Cultural and Community Center
1/6
Film
"Spirited Away" Film Screening  Egyptian Theatre  6712 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood
1/7
Film
"AKIRA" Film Screening  Egyptian Theatre
1/8
Culture
KOTOHAJIME (FIRST SCENERY)  Aratani Theatre  Japanese American Cultural and Community Center
1/8
Culture
Oshogatsu Family Festival - Year of the Rooster  Japanese American National Museum  100 N. Central Ave. Los Angele
1/10
Film
"ASCENT: A film by Fiona Tan" Film Screening and Conversation  The Getty Center  Harold M. Williams Auditorium  1200 Getty Center Dr. Los Angeles
1/12
"Ocean Waves (Umi ga Kikoeru)" Film Screening  Egyptian Theatre  6712 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood
1/14
Performance
A SEED (Ichi-ryu Man-bai)  Torrance Cultural Arts Center  3330 Civic Center Drive Torrance
1/21 - 2/4
Culture
Introduction to Polite Japanese  Japanese American Cultural and Community Center  244 S. San Pedro St., Suite 409 Los Angeles
1/22
Music
Bridge to Joy - Beethoven's 9th Symphony: Join the Choir Deadline  Aratani Theatre  Japanese American Cultural and Community Center
1/28
Film
"East Side Sushi" Film Screening & Discussion  Japanese American National Museum  100 N. Central Ave. Los Angeles