The Global Reach of Japanese Popular Culture: The Influence of Iron Chef on American TV Programming
Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 7:00pm

The PSU Center for Japanese Studies Presents Brant Reiter, Fujisankei Communications International

Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 7 p.m.
in the PSU Multicultural Center, 228 Smith Memorial Student Union

Co-Sponsored by the Mark Spencer Hotel

Free and Open to the Public

Brant Reiter is Senior Manager of Production and Development at Fujisankei Communications International. As a producer of television programming for US and Japanese networks, he has been at the forefront of the movement towards Japanese influenced cooking shows on American television.

His productions include Iron Chef, Blais Off, and Reinventing the Meal,
and more recently the new web series Superchef Kids and Chefs of Anarchy.