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Air Date: Thu, Jun 4, 2020 10:00 PM
Renowned metal sculptor Albert Paley, who began his career as a jeweler, has become one of the most distinguished and influential metalsmiths in the world.
Air Date: Sun, Dec 29, 2019 10:00 PM
In KIMONO REVOLUTION, Yoshimasa Takakura, a kimono shop owner from Fukuoka Prefecture, launches an unprecedented project: to produce elaborate kimonos representing each of the 206 nations recognized by the International Olympic Committee.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 25, 2019 7:30 PM
Celebrating the world through their festivals is a great way to experience a country and its people. This episode begins in Venice, California at the annual holiday boat parade — a funky and funny celebration along the Venice Canals, which highlights the offbeat, colorful spirit of this Southern California beach community.
Air Date: Thu, Apr 11, 2019 9:00 PM
Over the course of a momentous year, Kumu Hina, a native Hawaiian mahu (transgender) teacher, inspires a tomboyish young girl to claim her place as leader of an all-male hula troupe, as Kumu Hina herself searches for love and a fulfilling romantic relationship with an unpredictable young Tongan man.
Air Date: Wed, Mar 13, 2019 5:00 PM
With Englishman Peter Barakan as the host, each edition of Japanology Plus presents fresh insights into Japanese life and culture.