In light of the increasing popularity of Japanese Pop-culture among Kuwaitis, the Embassy of Japan is organizing a two-day "JAPANESE MANGA DIWANIYA", consisting of "Manga Slide Show & Talk" and "Manga Workshop" on March 13th and 14th (Wednesday and Thursday).
Manga is the Japanese cartoon and a veteran Manga artist Ms. Keiko Ichiguchi is coming to the Diwaniya to introduce Manga culture upon the request of Government of Japan.
Details of the event "JAPANESE MANGA DIWANIYA":
* Manga Slide Show & Talk
Date: Wednesday, March 13th, 2013
Time: from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Venue: Gulf University for Science & Technology, theater W6-014
A slide show of Ms. Ichiguchi's Manga works will be presented on a theatre screen, followed by her talk on a Japanese Manga artist life.
* Manga Workshop "How to Draw Manga"
Date: Thursday, March 14th, 2013
Time: from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Venue: Gulf University for Science & Technology, classroom N5-101
Drawing Manga is NOT illustration!! A professional Manga artist will show
you how to create Manga from your story / experience