【Event:24th MAY (FRI) CAPTAIN TSUBASA author and Ex Japanese National team Manag…

【Event:24th MAY (FRI) CAPTAIN TSUBASA author and Ex Japanese National team Manager Alberto Zaccheroni Talk Event @British Museum】
The author of the famed Football manga (Comics) Captain Tsubasa,
Yōichi Takahashi, will appear in conversation at the British Museum on Friday May 24, from 6.30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the BP Lecture Theatre. (We meet up 17:30pm in front of British Museum)

The event, entitled “How manga can change the world:
Captain Tsubasa in conversation,” is described as follows: “Acclaimed manga artist Takahashi Yōichi, creator of the football-themed sensation Captain Tsubasa and exhibition
curator Nicole Rousmaniere discuss the global impact Takahashi’s artwork has had over the past four decades –
from popularising football in Japan in the 1980s, to inspiring Syrian refugee children.

The event coincides with the launch of the British Musuem’s major Manga exhibition,
which runs from May 23 to August 26. There will also be several manga-related daytime talks at the Museum,
Date: 24th May 2019 (Friday) 17:30 – 20:30pm
Place: British Museum, Great Russell St, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 3DG