The Japan Foundation Awards

Every year since 1973, the Japan Foundation has presented the Japan Foundation Awards to individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to promoting international mutual understanding and friendship between Japan and other countries through academic, artistic and other cultural pursuits. This year marks the 46th year of the awards.

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Talk by Toshio Hosokawa
A vibrating Path towards the musical Dream:
From Noh-Theater to a new Opera form
-Opera Erdbeben.Träume and other works -

  • Photo of Toshio Hosokawa
    (c) Kaz Ishikawa

Talk and Performance by Yoko Tawada and Toshio Hosokawa
“Encounter of souls crossing the border”

  • Photo of Yoko Tawada 1
    (c)Florian Thoss
  • Photo of Toshio Hosokawa
    (c) Kaz Ishikawa

Lecture and Poetry reading by Yoko Tawada
“Journey carrying words, looking for words”

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Lecture by Spanish-Japanese Cultural Center of the University of Salamanca
“Spanish-Japanese Cultural Center of the University of Salamanca:Between the tradition and the future”
(Lecturer: José Abel Flores Villarejo, Director)

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The Japan Foundation Awards Recipients, Presentation ceremony and Commemorative events in previous years

Press Release

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