Japanese Cultural Events at NanDesuKan 2019 (August 24, 2019)


     On Saturday, August 24th, the Consulate-General of Japan participated in the NanDesuKan 2019, an Anime Convention held in Denver, and held events to promote Japanese culture.

     Around 150 people joined the workshop on how Japanese subculture influenced on the present America lectured by Dr. Alisa Freedman, Professor of Japanese Literature and Film at the University of Oregon. Around 
50 Cosplay performers joined the Cosplay Competition and Consul-General Midori Takeuchi presented the Japanese Consul-General Award to one of best performers.