Date: Thursday, November 25, 2021 8:00 PM - Thursday, November 25, 2021 9:00 PM
Ponyo Code Event Agenda

Book “Ponyo CODE: Hayao Miyazaki’s Code Hidden in “Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea” Launch Event

Thursday, November 25th, 2021.

20:00 - 20:30

Temple University,  Japan Campus "Parliament" (1st floor)
1-14-29 Taishido, Setagaya City, Tokyo 154-0004

Event Agenda (PDF: 2.2MB) 

Shun Sugiyama (Presenter, Temple University)
Saki Toi (Interpreter, Temple University)

Speech by the author 
Dr. Shinya C Watanabe (Adjunct Professor of Art History, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Japan Campus)

Congratulation Speech
Kasmira and Kenta Imagawa (Former Student of Shinya C Watanabe)
Dr. Takashi Inoue (Professor, Shirayuri University)

Video Message
Dr. Kenichiro Mogi (Brain Scientist)

Messages from Staff 
Michie Todaiji (Editor)
Akari Higuchi (Temple University)
Yukihiko Aizawa (Designer) and Staff of Aizawa Office
Paloma L. Shiguihara Cano (Temple University)
Mihane Sahara (Research Assistant of Shinya C Watanabe)

Still Photo Session

After Hours (Book Pre-Sales)  

20:30 – 21:30 

Café Seven
1-32-13 Sangenjaya, Setagaya City, Tokyo 154-0024

*This event is open to the public and requires visitors to wear a mask at all times and maintain social distancing. 

Also this event will be live broadcasted on Zoom and Facebook. On Nov. 25th at 8pm, please click the Zoom or Facebook link below.




Photo of Shinya Watanabe

Ponyo CODE: Hayao Miyazaki's Code Hidden in "Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea"

Publisher: Sangensha

Author: Dr. Shinya C Watanabe
Adjunct Professor of Art History
Tyler School of Art
Temple University, Japan Campus

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