japan fall season

Reminiscence of Shibuya

by Author and JSFC Member
Yumi Hosono McDonald

The story of the famously faithful dog Hachiko
and Tokyo of the 1930's.

The Westport Library
20 Jesup Road, Westport, CT 06880

Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Yumi Hosono (McDonald) was born in Tokyo in 1957 and graduated from Keio University with a degree in psychology. She has written on art, lifestyles and travel for major Japanese magazines and newspapers. Recently, she worked as the Vice President of the Japan Society of Fairfield County to promote cultural exchange and friendship between Japan and other countries. She is an author of two books, the Japanese nonfiction When the Dog Hachiko was Waiting at Shibuya Station (2008) and an English novel based on the same true story Reminiscence of Shibuya 1929-1938 (2015).

Talk with Shoko Iwata

Meadow Ridge Continuing Care
Retirement Community
100 Redding Road
Redding, CT 06896

Friday, December 4 at 10:30 AM

This event is free and open to the public.