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A/P/A Reads: Princess Mononoke


For their final meeting of the semester, A/P/A Reads watches excerpts of Princess Mononoke directed by Hayao Miyazaki. Dealing with themes of environmentalism, Shintoism, and industrialization, the animated movie is set in a fantastical version of medieval Japan where humans, animals, and gods live together harmoniously — but this harmony has recently begun to crumble.

Book club members will also have the chance to reflect on the year, discuss ideas for future A/P/A Reads meetings, and relax before finals begin. Sushi and sweet treats will be served.


Launched in Fall 2020, A/P/A Reads is a student-run book club for NYU students with an interest in A/P/A writing and literature. Members meet monthly to discuss selected works, and engage in meaningful dialogue together. The club is sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU.


Accessibility note: This venue has an elevator and is accessible for wheelchair users. If you have any access needs, please email apa.rsvp@nyu.edu or include them on the registration form.
Organizer: A/P/A Institute at NYU
Venue: 20 Cooper Square, 3rd floor, Room 372
20 Cooper Square, 3rd floor
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Add to Calendar 05/08/2023 04:30 PM 05/08/2023 06:30 PM America/New_York A/P/A Reads: Princess Mononoke More detail: https://apa.nyu.edu/event/a-p-a-reads-princess-mononoke/ 20 Cooper Square, 3rd floor, Room 372, New York, NY, 10003