Study Abroad Information Session: Japan Animation

Apr 24, 2019

05:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Visual Arts Building, Room E122

107 River Street, Iowa City, IA 52246

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Study Abroad Information Session

Are you an aspiring animator or video game enthusiast? Time to make your plans for winter break!

Study Abroad will host an information session on its popular winter Japan Animation program on Wednesday, April 24, from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in E122 Visual Arts Building.

Join award-winning director and UI Professor Peter Chanthanakone for a 10-day interactive and immersive excursion to Tokyo, and gain insight into the professional animation and gaming studios of Japan! Participants will have the opportunity to learn about the role of anime, Manga, and video games in Japanese culture while exploring the capital of Japan.

Program dates: January 9-19, 2020

Application deadline: September 17, 2019

Peter Chanthanakone, faculty director

Ana Jimenez, study abroad advisor

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact in advance at