If you are interested in seeing “Jiro Dreams of Sushi”, you might like to know more about this film’s
One of the key questions we can ask ourselves today is regarding what it means to be human. Somehow, after the Enlightenment,
Over the weekend, a New Hampshire state representative, Nikolas Levasseur made some ridiculous commentary on Facebook, saying
In class, I had my students read Chin Music Press’ excellent Kûhaku and other stories from Japan (2004) paired up with
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Lisa Katayama, author of the Tokyomango.com blog has a terrific article on Otaku culture at NYTimes.com Here’s an
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The cultural slumming of the American otaku is somewhat different from slumming as defined in the last post. NYU professor