1. Reiwa: The New Age of “Beautiful Harmony” 

    In this auspicious month of early spring, the weather is fine and the wind gentle. The plum blossoms open like powder be…

  2. Shinkokinshu: An Anthology for Our Time

    Most Japanese newspapers carry a weekly column of …

  3. Anime Industry Hits Income Milestone

    The market size of the Japanese animation industry…

  4. Professor Yamazaki Awarded Order of Culture

    Playwright and critic Yamazaki Masakazu, an adviso…

  5. Underneath the Spreading Linden Tree: Haiku in Romania

    Nishiike Mayo, First Secretary at the Embassy of J…

  6. Reading the Seasons

  7. The Link Is the Thing

  8. Pikachu Outbreak Captures Hearts

  9. Theatrical Leanings

  10. The Narrow Road to UNESCO