The Manga of Japan - An Afternoon with Manga Artist Erica Sakurazawa: Lecture & Demo

As part of the lineup of events celebrating the 90th Anniversary of Japan-Canada Diplomatic Relations, The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary and the University of Calgary are pleased to present a special informational event centered on the popular topic of the Manga of Japan from a professional artist. Join us for two days of lectures, demos, & discussions with Erica Sakurazawa, renowned manga artist of Japan, featuring an intro to Japanese manga, an in-depth look at her fascinating works & influences, as well as a comparison of manga creation in Japan and abroad--complete with demonstrations on the techniques used in her style. Erica Sakurazawa made a name for herself with the popular manga Makin' Happy ('91) and has since developed a large body of works, becoming renowned for her depictions, in particular of women's feelings.

Event Dates: November 14 & 15, 2018
Time: 10AM - 11:30AM (both days)
Location: Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, Forum 160 University of Calgary, 434 Collegiate Blvd. NW,Calgary, AB
Admission: Free of charge / General seating / First-come, first-served