BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3259@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20110917T000000Z DTEND:20110917T000000Z DESCRIPTION:This is Allen Say&rsquo\;s own story of his path to becoming th e renowned artist he is today.\n\nShunned by his father\, who didn&rsquo\; t understand his son&rsquo\;s artistic leanings\, Allen was embraced by No ro Shinpei\, Japan&rsquo\;s leading cartoonist and the man he came to love as his &ldquo\;spiritual father.&rdquo\;\n\nPart memoir\, part graphic no vel\, part narrative history\,&nbsp\;<em>Drawing from Memory&nbsp\;</em>pr esents a complex look at the real-life relationship between mentor and stu dent. It is a book that will inspire the artist in all of us.&nbsp\;\n\nCo me hear Allen Say talk about the challenges of writing for the children an d young adults of today&rsquo\;s modern\, global society.\n\n<strong>SPECI AL EVENT ADDED!</strong>\nSaturday &amp\; Sunday\, September 17-18\nOrigin al artwork from this book will be on display for two days only! SUMMARY:BOOK EVENT & SPECIAL DISPLAY: "Drawing from Memory" by Allen Say URL:/en/events/2011/09/17/book-event-special-display-drawing-from-memory/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR