Book Break : Hans Greimel and William Sposato, co-authors of "Collision Course: Carlos Ghosn and the Culture Wars That Upended an Auto Empire"

Tuesday, September 14, 2021, 17:30 - 20:00
           Veteran journalists Hans Greimel and William Sposato will speak about their recent book Collision Course – a fast-paced chronicle of the spectacular downfall of Carlos Ghosn, the legendary auto executive who saved Nissan only to be charged with multiple counts of financial misconduct during ...

Book Break : Jon Mitchell, author of "Poisoning the Pacific: The U.S. Military's Secret Dumping of Plutonium, Chemical Weapons, and Agent Orange"

Wednesday, June 16, 2021, 17:30 - 20:00
                   ​​​​​​​ Poisoning the Pacific reveals how US military operations have been contaminating Japan and neighboring countries with toxic substances, including plutonium, dioxin, and nerve agent. Hundreds of thousands of service members, their families, and residents have ...

Book Break : Yu Miri, author of "Tokyo Ueno Station" - Winner of Akutagawa Prize and U.S. National Book Award for Translated Literature

Thursday, February 25, 2021, 17:00 - 19:30
​​​​​​​ Winner of Akutagawa Prize and U.S. National Book Award for Translated Literature 芥川賞・全米図書賞(翻訳文学部門)受賞作家 (英文の下に日本語の案内があります) Award winning author, Miri Yu, a Japanese-born Korean writer, will speak about her novel “Tokyo Ueno Station,” selected for top prize this year by the U.S. ...