Events

Tanaka Kinuyo: Actor and Director Book Presentation and Discussion

8 John Adam St London

Friday, November 30 2018 from 08:00 pm to 09:30 pm

Join the Japan Foundation for a series of events celebrating the publication of "Tanaka Kinuyo: Nation, Stardom and Female Subjectivity" a look at the legendary actress and one of the first prominent female film directors in Japan.

For this book presentation and discussion, the editors of the publication, Dr Irene González-López and Dr Michael Smith as well as Dr Alexander Jacoby, Alejandra Armendáriz-Hernández and Prof. Ayako Saito (from Japan) will explore the life and achievement of Kinuyo Tanaka, one of the most celebrated stars in the history of Japanese cinema and as a female film maker.

There will be an opportunity of purchasing the book, Tanaka Kinuyo: Nation, Stardom and Female Subjectivity" after the event. Payment by Cash only.

Organised by the Japan Foundation, Kingston School of Art and Edinburgh University Press