With the eyes of the world on Tokyo 2020, Japan Now returns for its finale, exploring the big issues with writers, translators, filmmakers and artists. Full details at japannow.co.uk

Over the week, there will be readings and discussions in an eclectic range of venues in Bath, Cambridge, Bournemouth, Manchester and Nottingham. Sheffield is the Northern Hub for Japan Now, with art, culture, literature and film. The week ends at the British Library with a keynote day of talks.

In Norwich, Japan Now East is focusing on the theme of translating cultures, with a book club event, a public reading and a workshop. Full details at japannow.co.uk

Programmed by Modern Culture in partnership with the Japan Foundation and Sheffield University. Supported by the Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation, the Japan Society and the National Centre for Writing. Part of the Japan-UK Season of Culture 2019-20.

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