A Super Fan Guide to the Yokai World: Understanding the Supernatural in Manga

8th Mar, 2019 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Yokai Guide
Photo by Benj Soonthornwacharin

Join the first manga-themed event at JVTA (Japan Visualmedia Translation Academy) in Nihonbashi, Tokyo. If you love manga and Japanese pop culture in general, or are studying Japanese – why not check it out?

With this panel discussion, the group hopes to provide a deeper look into yokai – Japanese folklore that features prominently in many manga. What yokai have you heard of before? Did you know that not all yokai are scary? You’ll also be able to meet and talk to two knowledgeable pop culture specialists and discover something new.

Dates: 8th Mar, 2019
Start/End Time: 6:30pm – 9:00pm
At the door: ¥2,000
At the door: ¥1,000
Closest station(s): Shin-Nihombashi, Mitsukosji-mae, Kanda or Tokyo Stations
Area: Nihonbashi
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