Talks+ introduces vital issues and trends in Japanese culture, inviting leading pioneers and professionals to engage with and explore diverse topics including Japanese art, cuisine, innovation and technology.

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Top Image: © George Hirose.

Japan Society programs are made possible by leadership support from Booth Ferris Foundation and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature. Additional support for cultural programs is provided by an anonymous donor and the Sandy Heck Lecture Fund.