21st Meeting, Sunday, April 19th, 2015

Time: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Venue: A meeting room near Shinjuku 3-Chome Station (Tokyo Metro). Detailed information will be sent to the attendees.

Discussion Topic: Japan has quite a few famous people who are gay, such as Matsuko Deluxe, Noriyuki Makihara, and Akihiro Miwa. However, the majority of celebrities in Japan who are out are very feminine, and many gay individuals may not identify with them. What do you think of the representation of gay people in Japanese media in general? Do you feel the gay celebrities in Japan are role models? Why or why not?

Maximum Number Of Attendees To Be Admitted: Eight

Fee: Approximately 2,000 yen (Room charge will be split)

How To Apply: If you are interested in participating, please write to pianoapiacere*gmail.com (replace * with @). First come, first served. Please note that when applications reach eight, the entry will be closed.