Schedule

date city time venue schedule
Wed 7th Oct Dublin 6pm The Little Museum of Dublin Exhibition “Coming Home—The Open Mind of Patrick Lafcadio Hearn”
Opening Ceremony
Thu 8th Oct Dublin 2pm Dublin City University Lectures “Lafcadio Hearn & Japan”
by Akiko Manabe, Eisuke Kotani, Shiro Yuki, Rodger Williamson
Japanese Tea Ceremony & Workshop
6pm The Little Museum of Dublin Lectures & Music “Lafcadio at Home”
lectures by Bon Koizumi, Paul Murray, John Moran, Rodger Williamson
Irish harp by Junshi Murakami
Fri 9th Oct Dublin am Town Tour: Visit the places related to Lafcadio Hearn
navigated by Paul Murray & John Moran
1.30pm St. Ann’s Church Talk by Bon Koizumi & Lafcadio Hearn Reading Performance by Shiro Sano & Kyoji Yamamoto
Waterford 7pm Waterford City Hall Welcome Reception invited by Waterford City & County Council hosted by the Mayor of Waterford
Sat 10th Oct Tramore 11am The Lafcadio Hearn Gardens Friendship Events at The Lafcadio Hearn Gardens
Unveiling of a “Relief of Koizumi Yakumo” presented by Matsue City
3pm Tramore Coastguard Cultural Centre A Small Exhibition on “Lafcadio Hearn & Tramore”
Japanese Tea Ceremony & Workshop
Sun 11th Oct Tramore 11.15am The Hole Cross Church Mami Yoneyama Organ Recital
Waterford 3pm The Garter Lane Arts Centre Talk by Bon Koizumi & Lafcadio Hearn Reading Performance by Shiro Sano & Kyoji Yamamoto
Mon 12th Oct Galway 7pm The King’s Head Pub Kyoji Yamamoto Live
Tue 13th Oct Cong 10.30am Welcome Event in Cong
Visit to Strandhill and Ashford Castle
Unveil a Picture of Hearn, Irish Music & Presentation by School Children at Crossroads Community Centre
Galway 6.30pm The Nun’s Island Theatre Reception
Storytelling by a Local Storytellers & Lafcadio Hearn Reading Performance by Shiro Sano & Kyoji Yamamoto