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ISU Japan Club to host Shinto and Japanese Manners Event

March 29, 2018

POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Japan Club will host the presentation Shinto and Japanese Manners on April 5 at 6 p.m. in the Rendezvous Complex, Room A.

This event will help promote an understanding of the Japanese culture. Shinto is the indigenous religion of Japan that means “the way of the gods.” Speakers will inform the audience on how Shinto plays an integral role in the lives of many Japanese people.

Attendees will have the opportunity to understand how and why the Japanese society behaves in the way it does. The United States will be contrasted with the Japanese society. Acceptable practices in the United States will be compared to those in Japan.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Sanae Johnsen at johnsana@isu.edu.