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Virtual Japanese Culture through Ghibli Movies

June 1 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

If you love Studio Ghibli movies and want deeper insights on Japanese culture, please join us!

In this course, we will explore Japanese lifestyles, traditions, customs, values and ways of thinking through watching four Studio Ghibli movies: My Neighbor Totoro, Spirited Away, Only Yesterday, and Princess Mononoke. No Japanese language skills are required, but the participants are expected to watch the movies prior to starting the course (available at HBO Max).

Textbook: Copies of PPT slides will be provided for each class.

Course Duration: 1.5 hours x 4 weeks

Cost: $120 for 4 classes

Course Schedule: Tuesdays, 5:30-7:00PM CST

Week 1: My Neighbor Totoro

Week 2: Spirited Away

Week 3: Only Yesterday

Week 4: Princess Mononoke