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21st EU-Japan Fest Secretariat Report


On the occasion of concluding all the programs of the 21th EU-Japan Fest (Jan. 2013 - Mar. 2014), Secretary General Mr. Shuji Kogi wrote an essay.

Shuji Kogi

Introduction  The twentieth century was called one of warfare. The conflict that broke out on the Balkan peninsula in 1914 soon spread the fires of war throughout the European continent and then around the world. That was the First World War. One hundred years have passed since. What has mankind learned from the two world wars and the sacrifice unprecedented sacrifice they wrought?  Even as I write, the turmoil escalates moment by moment in the tense situation in Ukraine precipitated by Russia's annexation of Crim...

as of 18 Nov. 2014


Experiencing Emotion Through Song !

The 22nd EU-Japan Fest
International Youth in Concert in Riga2014

Sachiko Mager, Conductor
Tokorozawa Fény Children's Choir

as of 16 Oct. 2014


Bonsai Slovakia 2014: Gratitude for a Revisit

The 22nd EU-Japan Fest
Bonsai Slovakia 2014

Takahiro Mori
Bonsai Mori

as of 10 Sep. 2014


Mountain in Motion. Japanese programme in Riga.

The 22nd EU-Japan Fest
International Contemporary Dance Festival “Time to Dance 20...

Simona Orinska
dance performer and choreographer, Japanese programme curator and coordinator

as of 25 Aug. 2014


Gardens, crossings, walking poems ... and infinite path to eternity

The 21st EU-Japan Fest
“Support for the Surveys & Consultations in Japan by figures...

Petra Kapš
Sound artist

as of 02 Jul. 2014



The 21st EU-Japan Fest “Swedish Style in Tokyo”

Ewa Kumlin
Managing Director, Svensk Form

as of 16 Jun. 2014


"Linz Before European Capital of Culture and After"
The Case of Ars Electronica

The 21st EU-Japan Fest Program “Ars Electronica”

Gerfried Stocker
artistic director, Ars Electronica

as of 02 Jun. 2014


Košice 2013: Premier Kyogen Piece "Buaku" Catches Hearts of European Audience

The 21st EU-Japan Fest Program
Kyogen Performance by the Little Theatre of Kyogen B...

Ondrej Hybl
Nagomi Kyogen Czech

as of 10 Jan. 2014


On Taking Part in "Days of Poetry and Wine"

The 21st EU-Japan Fest Program
International Poetry Festival “Days of Poetry and Wi...

Joh Tachibana

as of 20 Nov. 2013

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