Tokyo: Lee Tran Lam in conversation with Michelle Mackintosh and Steve Wide
Lee Tran Lam talks to authors and Japanophiles Michelle Mackintosh and Steve Wide about their latest book, Tokyo.
Visiting Tokyo, whether for the first, second or hundredth time, is a life-changing experience. This stunning travel and cultural guide by Michelle Mackintosh and Steve Wide is a celebration of the roots and the marvels of contemporary Tokyo. It’s a tightly curated list of must-see places and experiences and must-do walks as well as the authors’ tried-and-tested favourites. It’s for people who want to get an up close and personal look at the real Tokyo – the food, the crafts, the hidden finds, the architectural marvels, where to go to get into the thick of it and where to go to escape the madness.
6pm arrivals for 6.30pm start.
Steve Wide is a writer and DJ. He has interviewed countless UK music artists and is the author of six books on music, travel and pop culture. Michelle Mackintosh is a multi-award-winning book designer and illustrator and has designed dozens of books on a wide range of topics. Steve and Michelle are huge Japanophiles and spend around three months of the year in Tokyo.They have written three books on Japanese culture: Tokyo Precincts (2015), Kyoto Pocket Precincts (2017) and Onsen of Japan (2018).
18:00–20:00 Where: Books Kinokuniya, Sydney