Australia-Japan Society of NSW
AJS Culture Series 2010
Japan’s Food Manga ‘Oishinbo’
Japan’s manga are famous around
the world and one of the most well-known in Japan is the Oishinbo series,
created by Tetsu Kariya. Oishinbo (the title
combines the Japanese word for delicious,oishii, and the word for
someone who loves to eat, kuishinbo) is focused
on Japanese food and has been published since 1983 in Japanese and since 2009
in English translation. It was also
made into a TV series. The storyline concerns
the adventures of culinary journalist Shiro Yamaoka and his partner (and later
wife) Yuko Kurita.
Mr. Kariya will introduce his
philosophy of manga and Japanese food.
There will be time for questions,
followed by networking over drinks.
Date & Time Wednesday 11 August, 6-8pm (venue opens 5:30pm)
Networking drinks and snacks to follow presentation.
Venue TressCox Lawyers
Level 20, 135 King St, Sydney NSW 2000
The Australia-Japan Society of NSW Incorporated (AJS-NSW) aims to bring together Australian and Japanese people living in NSW to explore mutual interests.
AJS-NSW holds regular business, social and cultural functions, and publishes a quarterly newsletter, Tomodachi.
PO Box R937, Royal Exchange NSW 1225
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