Japan Week 2018

Join us at The University of Stirling for Japan Week, an exciting programme of events dedicated to Japanese culture.

Japan Week 2018

About Japan Week 2018

19th Feb 2018 to 22nd Feb 2018
Please see website for details
University of Stirling
University of Stirling NA, Stirling FK9 4LA
Most events are free of charge
Call 01786467033
Visit the event website here

Join us for an exciting programme of events dedicated to Japanese culture.

The University of Stirling's Japan Week is now in its sixth year and all events are open to staff, students and members of the community. We offer an eclectic week of events including lectures, films, workshops and displays. There is something for everyone and most events are free of charge.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Japan Week 2018 are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at University of Stirling

Japan Week: Language Classes

Japan Week: Language Classes

20th February 2018
Would you love to learn Japanese? Come along for a fun 'taster' session where you can learn basic greetings and more.
Japan Week: The Wonderful World of Japanese Anime (from Astro Boy to Studio Ghibli)

Japan Week: The Wonderful World of Japanese Anime (from Astro Boy to Studio Ghibli)

20th February 2018
Professor Otsuka will deliver a lecture on the classic art form of "anime", a style of Japanese animation, during Japan Week.
Japan Week: Japanese Tea Ceremony

Japan Week: Japanese Tea Ceremony

21st February 2018
A Japanese Tea Ceremony will be performed by Mio Shapley, a qualified master of Urasenke Tea Ceremony, on 21st February.
Japan Week: The Shogun’s ‘Harem’: Life in the Women’s Palace in Nineteenth Century Japan

Japan Week: The Shogun’s ‘Harem’: Life in the Women’s Palace in Nineteenth Century Japan

21st February 2018
The University of Stirling welcomes author and journalist, Ms Lesley Downer, to Japan Week to deliver a talk on The Shogun’s ‘Harem’.
Japan Week: Origami Workshop

Japan Week: Origami Workshop

22nd February 2018
Explore the unique culture of Japan through a hands-on opportunity to learn the art of origami.
Japan Week: Rakugo -Traditional Comedy as Art

Japan Week: Rakugo -Traditional Comedy as Art

22nd February 2018
Sui-Jin-Tei Arashi performs Rakugo, an ancient Japanese art form that is very much alive and well in the 21st century.
Royal Scottish Geographical Society Inspiring People Talks: Stirling

Royal Scottish Geographical Society Inspiring People Talks: Stirling

14th March 2018
Join the Royal Scottish Geographical Society for their 2017/18 programme of Inspiring People Talks!
Race For Life 5K Cancer Research UK - Stirling

Race For Life 5K Cancer Research UK - Stirling

13th May 2018
Sign up now for Cancer Research UK Race for Life 5K in Stirling and help the fight to beat cancer!

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Film Events you might like...

Japan Week: The Wonderful World of Japanese Anime (from Astro Boy to Studio Ghibli)
Japan Week: The Wonderful World of Japanese Anime (from Astro Boy to Studio Ghibli)
20th February 2018
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Professor Otsuka will deliver a lecture on the classic art form of "anime", a style of Japanese animation, during Japan Week.
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Strictly Ballroom - Special Screening Event
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Children’s Cinema Club: Trolls
Children’s Cinema Club: Trolls
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Student Events you might like...

Japan Week: Language Classes
Japan Week: Language Classes
20th February 2018
University of Stirling, Stirling
Would you love to learn Japanese? Come along for a fun 'taster' session where you can learn basic greetings and more.
Japan Week: Japanese Tea Ceremony
Japan Week: Japanese Tea Ceremony
21st February 2018
University of Stirling, Stirling
A Japanese Tea Ceremony will be performed by Mio Shapley, a qualified master of Urasenke Tea Ceremony, on 21st February.

Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Japan Week: The Wonderful World of Japanese Anime (from Astro Boy to Studio Ghibli)
Japan Week: The Wonderful World of Japanese Anime (from Astro Boy to Studio Ghibli)
20th February 2018
University of Stirling, Stirling
Professor Otsuka will deliver a lecture on the classic art form of "anime", a style of Japanese animation, during Japan Week.
Japan Week: The Shogun’s ‘Harem’: Life in the Women’s Palace in Nineteenth Century Japan
Japan Week: The Shogun’s ‘Harem’: Life in the Women’s Palace in Nineteenth Century Japan
21st February 2018
University of Stirling, Stirling
The University of Stirling welcomes author and journalist, Ms Lesley Downer, to Japan Week to deliver a talk on The Shogun’s ‘Harem’.
Talking Shops - A History of Scotland’s Shopfronts
Talking Shops - A History of Scotland’s Shopfronts
26th February 2018
The Engine Shed, Stirling
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Workshops Events you might like...

Japan Week: Language Classes
Japan Week: Language Classes
20th February 2018
University of Stirling, Stirling
Would you love to learn Japanese? Come along for a fun 'taster' session where you can learn basic greetings and more.
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Japan Week: Origami Workshop
Japan Week: Origami Workshop
22nd February 2018
University of Stirling, Stirling
Explore the unique culture of Japan through a hands-on opportunity to learn the art of origami.

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