Japanese Martial Arts

December 14, 2013
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The Japanese samurai were known for their ferociousness in battle and lethal swordsmanship. Dr. David A. Hall, author of Encyclopedia of Japanese Martial Arts, discusses samurai training methods and a number of martial arts schools that have preserved these practices until the present day. Onstage demonstrations by Dr. Hall and a number of local martial arts groups bring the talk to life and educate the audience on the variety of Japanese martial arts that exist.

Demonstrating groups include:
Ken-Zen Institute
Kyokushin Karate New York
New York Budokai
New York City Kendo Club
Sword Class NYC

$12/$8 Japan Society members, seniors & students*
*ticket price includes a post-event wine reception

  • Saturday, December 14, 2013
  • 6:30 pm