JAPANーAccording to ロケットニュース24 this is a custom that everyone knows. Maybe round up a hundred people and one of them might be unfamiliar. Off the island, however, it may just be the other way around… fortuitous sushi burrito, you say? Let us investigate. AdvertisementsRead more "EHOU, THE MAGIC LUCKY SUPER-ROLL"
Thoughts on visiting the Fukagawa and Sumida Hokusai museums in Tokyo.Read more "Field Trip to Edo"
Enlightened Liam Neeson (as usual! ^ ^) and lack of silence in Scorsese’s 2016 film, Silence.Read more "Silence"
The search for reality and meaning of language in Michel de Montaigne’s Essais.Read more "The Meaning of Language"
The Aesthetic Veil in Motokiyo and Mishima’s YuyaRead more "Power Beneath the Surface"
To add or not to add? The challenge of translating for a Western audience.Read more "Poetry Lost in Translation"
Representations of Japanese Society as a Whole in Oriza Hirata’s 上野動物園再々々襲撃 (Attacking Ueno Zoo for the Fourth Time).Read more "Shitamachi Jyoucho"