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Update and new He Qi Interview

Jan 27, 2010 No Comments by

I’ve been investing my non-work cycles in preparing for my Japanese Popular Culture class at UMSL. We are currently discussing Roland Kelts’ Japanamerica. I know, I know…the below is still not Japanese popular culture, but I had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. He Qi! At least it’s contemporary Asian culture! Tweet

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Sep 25, 2009 No Comments by

Ok…so while I am getting ready to discuss post-modern Japanese societal trends in the Otaku world next week, I have another project that has also captured my imagination. I’ve been helping prepare the He Qi exhibit coming to Saint Louis at Concordia Seminary in mid-October. Since it’s to be housed in the Concordia Historical Institute, […]

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New Research on 1920’s China

Sep 25, 2009 1 Comment by

I have never seen this before in print or online…this is something quite rare and exciting that we’ve recently unearthed. The Concordia Historical Institute has a great collection of artifacts, photos, posters, and writings from the China missions of the LCMS from 1920’s – 1954. Here is a little video I shot of an anti-opium […]

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