SBP Blog

Janet Pocorobba shamisen performance and book reading at The Japan Society New York

Michael Palmer - Thursday, January 31, 2019

Janet Pocorobba, author of The Fourth String: A Memoir of Sensei and Me will be doing a special shamisen performance and reading from her upcoming memoir at The Japan Society in New York March 19th.  Read More


Like our blog? Please share it!

Categories

Subscribe to the SBP Mailing List

New Releases

Amy’s Guide to Best Behavior in Japan


Going to Japan? This unfussy modern guide guarantees you keep it polite and get it right!

China Smart


Essential essays on all things Chinese that inform and entertain travelers, students, and anyone working or living in China

Forty-Seven Samurai


One of the most spectacular vendettas ever: the history and haiku behind the mass-suicide featured in the 2013 film 47 Ronin

Oh, Tama!


A deeply eccentric novel about lives and connections—and a cat of course—in 1980s Tokyo: witty, offbeat, and strangely profound.

Tag Cloud

japanese people bowing in japan bookstore Korea ancient symbols japan restaurant podcast china guide 47 samurai zen monk wife eugene smith learning instruments in japan otakuusa literature learning shamisen illustration larry herzberg forty seven samurai tk nakagaki the japan times Japanese holidays diy mfa japan etiquette china history do it right and be polite nichi bei weekly, naomi hirarahara foreigner in japan a memoir Chinese culture haibun hiaku Christianity kimba the white lion understandind china through comics oh tama asian review of books 20th century chinese literature janet pocrobba buddhist symbols zazen university of chicago 1960's Japan manji gaijin pot japanese instruments travel Japan china smart book signing nazi manners learning in japan 1960s Korea japanese craft china where igo black jack japanese translation japanese bath neil gaiman kyoto journal a memoir of sensei and me classic History china vacation traditional japanese instrumenet nara miyazaki traditional 15 years at studio ghibli frederik green state of belief nashville scene catcher in the rye kyoto travel min kahng danica davidson matcha death how to order in japan Year of the Dog IBPA manga will eisner mieko kanai graphic novels blurb japanese sean michael wilsonl akiko shimojima Second World War Okinawan literature environmental disaster graphic novel japan book review education about asia michael emmerich buddhist Chinese history studying in japan 47 ronin ripe mangoes the silver spoon polite memior Language luke patitsas classic japanese literature juddhism rebecca otowa frank beyer japan memoir the asian review of books japan custom pottery donald richie tea garden donald keene Ukiyo-e comics UCLA Shoah stone bridge cafe Interview alan moore Travel japan today The Colorado Review janet pocorbba japanese history japanese customs walt disney book blurb new york book hoarding China william f sibley japanese drunk suehiro maruo criterion 2020 Olympics keanu reeves tourist travel to japan brad hawley diary Chinese New Year hiroaki sato book award new books zen journal of a zen monk Basho Spirituality Chinese Astrology huffpost photography trip new york events japanese etiquette book xu xu kinokuniya event swastika japanese instrument eco disaster Coming of Age Day book recommendation no longer human chinese literature china travel journal of a zen monk's wife janet pocorobba Art/Design minamata story Spring Festival hitlers cross the millions osamu tezuka 4k Anime/Manga/Comics monks wife dazai classic literature center of east asian studies japan travel etiquette new release osamau tezuka interfaith holden caufield chinese japan books eating in japan classic poetry japanese music kyodo news the buddhist swastika koto kyoto doris bargen author signing t.k. nakagaki Asian Studies astro boy how to travel in japan finalist namethetranslator japan behavior china book the inland sea machiya restaurant guide simba suicide japan ravel memoir gratitude in japan year of zen japanese business japanese to english sharing a house with the never ending man osaka how to traditional japanese music a mejiro novel japan trip film sensei and me japanese culture rachel manley symbol book reviews memoir, tracy franz, zen monk, buddhist guide expat internment japan visitor japanese book book tour performance Japanese art japanese travel japanese books in english disney osamu dazai event lions roar author evil japan vacation bushido steve heller jun hazuki monk benjamin franklin awards student teacher reviews writing amys guide to best behavior in japan memoir writing ancient symbol amy chavez forewrod reviews indies hitler kyoto guidebook pacific rim review of books book talk poetry of consciousness ex pat literature mark gibeau japanese classic japan culture foreword indies award leonard koren Translation japanese cutlure purification wanderlust nova scotia Olympics henry kiyama welton gaddy hitler symbol peace symbol memoir in japan Tokyo Olympics amys guide to bes tbehavior in japan kotaku Japanese aesthetics japan food the hidden writer translators politics and prose hate benjamin franklin award musical ningen shikkaku machiya restaurant hayao miyazaki kris kosaka literary prize Children's Books koun japanese manners lesley university PEN AWARD damian flanagan bookseller green tea forty seven ronin lucille cara AAS the lion king international book award alan brill association of jewish libraries non-fiction huffington post asia author tour giajin book review etiquette seppuku Korea photography jungle emperor wife Culture japanese books books the fourth string travel manners journal' monks wife World War II WWII hooked cross zen monk buddhist swastika holocaust tomoko aoyama what do in japan Japan summer vacation travel etiquette japan times bird talk and other stories china What You Don’t Know, What You Need to Know— A Past & Present Guide to History, Culture, Society, Language journal chapters gallery awa announcement in the woods of memory takuma sminkey diymfa frederik schodt behavior foreword reviews jing liu yukio mishima awards hong kong tokyo studio ghibli Alexandra Johnson religion award the fourth string a memoir of sensei and me gaijinpot buddhist priest publicity book club manga biography foreword indies travel literature visitor haiku paul mccarthy author event Chiune Sugihara kansuke naka Japanese literature hippocampus magazine shamisen performance tricycle magazine budhist swastika 2019 ibpa publishing university shamisen expat in japan my year of dirt and water shaimsen japan guide tea a shameful life four immigrants gaijin review astrology fantasy literature steve alpert chinese books book reading World War Two poet controversy american shamisen shun medoruma expert Nikolas Bunton eco tragedy eli lieberman sensei publishing mentorship in japan japan book nhk society japan travel drinking in japan comic history johnny depp peace Poetry anne prescott Basho's Narrow Road japan manners living in japan zen monk in japan eastern and western philosophy why we write podcast Children's Literature Christianity in Japan traditional japanese instrument washington dc ritual monk wife forest gander author talk world literature today chinese comics literary review japan travel guide minamata journal of a zen monks wife in japan best behavior in japan dirt and water stone bridge press miswest book review buddhism anime book publicity tracy franz fiction pulitzer prize the japan society zen monks wife'
RSS