January Meeting with Cat Nakamichi

  • 26 Jan 2023
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Hilton Osaka (Umeda)


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FEW Kansai January 2023 Meeting

The Inherent Challenge of Translating Culture


Catherine Nakamichi

Culture is defined as the customs, arts, social institutions, and achievements of a particular nation, people, or other social group”. It is, by nature, distinctive and unique, which can create significant challenges when it comes to translating culture into another language. 

Join us for this unique opportunity to get an inside look at the challenges of translating not simply language, but culture. 

Date:           Thursday, January 26, 2023

Time:           6:00 pm–Social Hour, 7:00 pm–Dinner, 8:00 pm–Presentation
Place:         Hilton Osaka (Umeda), 4th floor

Cost:           ¥6,000 - Members
                   ¥8,000 - Nonmembers (women only)

RSVP by:    Midnight, January 18, 2023

Online Option: FEW Kansai members who are unable to attend the face-to-face meeting can join online via Zoom by registering for the Online Meeting option. RSVP by January 23. Please contact us with any questions about the online meeting option.

For more detailed information about the presentation and the speaker visit the Monthly Meeting page.

Cancellation Policy:
Hilton Dinner Meeting: Cancellations accepted until January 18
Online Meeting: Cancellations accepted until January 23
Meeting fees are non-refundable after the cancellation deadlines.

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Appetizer: Salmon – scallop terrine with pickled red onion & dill mayonnaise

Main dish: Winter yellowtail, daikon mochi with miso cream cheese sauce & yuzu foam


Appetizer: Salmon – scallop terrine with pickled red onion & dill mayonnaise
Main dish: Daube Niçoise (beef stew) with potato gnocchi

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Appetizer: Spring vegetables & nuts salad with vegan avocado mayonnaise

Main dish: Lotus root & tofu burger, maple-teriyaki sauce with vegetables macaroni gratin

All meals come with Dessert and Coffee or Tea

Dessert: Strawberry tiramisu with earl gray jelly & strawberry ice cream

Vegetarian & Vegan Dessert: Assorted fruits with blood orange sherbet

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