Author Archive: All posts by Cindy Briffa-Chen

Manga Artist YUKIMURA Makoto in Toronto for TIFA 2023!

On Friday, September 22, YUKIMURA Makoto, creator of popular manga series Vinland Saga, will visit the Japan Foundation, Toronto for a special talk and signing event. Continue reading →

The Japan Foundation, Toronto is Hiring for 2 Positions

Two full-time positions have opened up at the Japan Foundation, Toronto. We are hiring for a new Administrative Officer and a Japanese Language Lecturer. Applications for both positions are due on Friday, September 8, at 5:00 PM (ET). Please check … Continue reading →

Additional Saturday Opening on January 28

We are happy to announce that we will be open on Saturday, January 28, from 11:30-4:30 PM. Schedule your visit to our Gallery or Library today!

Three Days of Ukiyo-e

You are invited to join us in-person for three consecutive days of ukiyo-e related events, including a film screening and a talk, from December 1 to December 3. Continue reading →

Tanaka Fund Program Call for Applicants

Universities Canada is pleased to announce a call for applications for the 2023 Tanaka Fund Grant to Support Promising Junior Japanese Studies Scholars. Masters or doctoral level students are eligible to apply for grants up to a maximum of $10,000 and up to 3 months in Japan. Continue reading →