SBP Blog

Janet Pocorobba East Coast reading and shamisen performance dates

Michael Palmer - Monday, February 11, 2019

Janet Pocorobba and her upcoming memoir The Fourth String: A Memoir of Sensei and Me are going on the road! Not only will she be speaking about her experience learning the shamisen, a traditional Japanese three stringed instumenet, but she will also be bringing it with her for a special performance. For those of you on the East Coast, check the dates below!  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

Oh, Tama!


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

The Fourth String


Two women. Two cultures. One music.

Tag Cloud

the hidden writer Second World War japanese book suehiro maruo author tour shaimsen t.k. nakagaki japanese craft japan guide china What You Don’t Know, What You Need to Know— A Past & Present Guide to History, Culture, Society, Language new books Shoah book tour a memoir foreigner in japan Coming of Age Day rachel manley award how to travel in japan japan trip simba the japan times polite travel etiquette jared cook etiquette american shamisen living in japan tracy franz book reviews Chinese culture dirt and water UCLA washington dc tea how to politics and prose buddhist swastika fred schodt Year of the Dog green tea memoir writing ancient symbols diymfa author talk hate purification Ukiyo-e japan restaurant japan vacation the inland sea World War II nichi bei weekly, naomi hirarahara ibpa publishing university student teacher holden caufield book publicity memoir catcher in the rye Asian Studies japan travel guide japanese shamisen lesley university announcement the millions traditional japanese instrument chinese 47 samurai henry kiyama travel manners william f sibley kansuke naka alan brill foreword indies award trip author event koto shamisen performance stone bridge press travel Japan mieko kanai japanese customs forewrod reviews indies janet pocorbba sensei and me behavior reviews Basho's Narrow Road book blurb buddhism Spring Festival yukio mishima juddhism haiku foreword indies gaijinpot chinese literature min kahng donald richie in the woods of memory university of chicago PEN AWARD comic history gratitude in japan Interview verticle literary prize zen monk wife disney eastern and western philosophy japan visitor japanese culture manners journal of a zen monk's wife frederik schodt film mark gibeau benjamin franklin awards gaijin Christianity in Japan japan memoir osamu dazai 2020 Olympics expat literature japanese manners the lion king osamau tezuka monk wife ningen shikkaku 2019 chinese comics nara book review ex pat literature jungle emperor seppuku zazen janet pocrobba Poetry non-fiction interfaith amy chavez Korea guide the japan society foreword reviews lions roar nazi center of east asian studies manga new release japan etiquette Chiune Sugihara janet pocorobba tourist japan custom awards japanese travel japanese to english osamu tezuka koun book hoarding japanese music illustration japanese drunk ancient symbol expat in japan the silver spoon leonard koren my year of dirt and water amys guide to bes tbehavior in japan monk damian flanagan fantasy literature state of belief miswest book review welton gaddy Japanese aesthetics Translation huffington post drinking in japan will eisner japanese cutlure Travel writing Chinese Astrology Spirituality huffpost year of zen bowing in japan china smart wanderlust shun medoruma namethetranslator the fourth string 1960's Japan The Colorado Review musical Anime/Manga/Comics China religion Okinawan literature manga biography japan travel etiquette book no longer human asia poetry of consciousness hiroaki sato china history book signing blurb kris kosaka haibun a memoir of sensei and me traditional china travel journal of a zen monk Art/Design pottery japan travel book award kyoto Nikolas Bunton world literature today japanese instruments event Japanese holidays classic bushido zen monk in japan walt disney memior eating in japan do it right and be polite travel literature Chinese New Year how to order in japan photography danica davidson china where igo swastika donald keene kyoto journal Christianity holocaust literary review IBPA oh tama dazai tricycle magazine traditional japanese instrumenet the fourth string a memoir of sensei and me alan moore new york events wife criterion four immigrants asian review of books memoir, tracy franz, zen monk, buddhist pacific rim review of books Basho Japan japan books why we write podcast World War Two china guide buddhist priest comics 47 ronin traditional japanese music visitor learning in japan lucille cara evil tea garden japan book review monks wife japanese people china vacation japan food buddhist hitlers cross zen japan book japanese etiquette matcha zen monks wife' brad hawley travel to japan understandind china through comics books japan today Japanese literature Japanese art hitler nova scotia Chinese history japan manners larry herzberg summer vacation performance hippocampus magazine astrology tokyo kyodo news jing liu publicity japanese bath the buddhist swastika publishing buddhist symbols death History new york author a mejiro novel Korea photography japanese books review japanese classic jun hazuki Language Culture manji best behavior in japan graphic novels Children's Literature WWII suicide book talk chapters controversy tk nakagaki VIZ Tokyo Olympics bookstore the asian review of books japanese books in english Children's Books classic japanese literature japanese instrument amys guide to best behavior in japan otakuusa gaijin pot author signing translators finalist japanese translation what do in japan japan behavior book reading stone bridge cafe zen monk gallery awa journal of a zen monks wife in japan black jack osaka frank beyer michael emmerich peace Alexandra Johnson china book ritual sensei journal takuma sminkey benjamin franklin award kinokuniya event a shameful life forty seven ronin anime journal' monks wife tomoko aoyama astro boy 1960s Korea rebecca otowa giajin japan culture Olympics podcast forty seven samurai AAS diy mfa learning shamisen japan ravel 4k kimba the white lion diary dark horse hooked cross paul mccarthy internment international book award
RSS