1. “Insects: Models for Design”

    An exhibition at 21_21 Design Sight in Tokyo draws attention to the ingenuity of insects at a time when insect populatio…

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

    In this auspicious month of early spring, the weat…

  3. Shinkokinshu: An Anthology for Our Time

    Most Japanese newspapers carry a weekly column of …

  4. Anime Industry Hits Income Milestone

    The market size of the Japanese animation industry…

  5. Professor Yamazaki Awarded Order of Culture

    Playwright and critic Yamazaki Masakazu, an adviso…

  6. Underneath the Spreading Linden Tree: Haiku in Romania

  7. Reading the Seasons

  8. The Link Is the Thing

  9. Pikachu Outbreak Captures Hearts

  10. Theatrical Leanings