September 16-24, the 19th Okinawan Book Fair is held on the 7th floor of the Ryūbō Department store in Naha, precisely at Libro Ryūbō Book Center. The store is open 10:0020:30.

  On September 18th, a talk show titled “Okinawa karate’s past, present and future” is scheduled with Tsuha Kiyoshi and Katsuren Seihō as guest speakers. Tsuha Kiyoshi is a 9th dan Shōrin-ryū master and karate researcher. Mr. Katsuren authored “Inspection of Okinawa martial art history, The Okinawan martial art – Karate”.