BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.5172@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20161006T000000Z DTEND:20161006T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>Yusei Matsui</strong>&nbsp\;is the<em>&nbsp\;mangaka</e m>&nbsp\;on everybody&rsquo\;s mind. Author of the wildly popular&nbsp\;<e m>Assassination Classroom</em>\, Matsui has created one of the best-loved\ , and bestselling\, manga in both Japan and the U.S. in recent years. An a ction-packed comedy in which middle school misfits face off against their smiley-faced alien teacher\,&nbsp\;<em>Assassination Classroom</em>&nbsp\; has been a consistent&nbsp\;<em>New York Times&nbsp\;</em>bestseller\, and was adapted into a popular anime series and hit live-action film. Matsui joins us at Japan Society for an intimate conversation in conjunction with New York Comic Con\, a rare opportunity to see the manga master in person . Moderated by animator/producer<strong>&nbsp\;Justin Leach</strong>.&nbsp \;<em>Followed by a reception.</em>\n<em>Yusei Matsui is appearing in part nership with VIZ Media\, a premier company in the fields of publishing\, a nimation distribution and global entertainment licensing\, and ReedPOP\, t he world's leading producer of pop culture events.</em>\n<strong>Tickets</ strong>: $30 /$25 Japan Society&nbsp\;<a href="http://www.japansociety.org /page/support/individual">members</a>\, seniors and students\nhttp://www.j apansociety.org/event/mind-of-the-mangaka-yusei-matsui-creator-of-assassin ation-classroom SUMMARY:Mind of the Mangaka: Yusei Matsui\, Creator of Assassination Classr oom URL:/en/events/2016/10/06/mind-of-the-mangaka-yusei-matsui-creator-of-assa/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR