1. Anime Industry Hits Income Milestone

    The market size of the Japanese animation industry has surpassed 2 trillion yen for the first time, reaching 2.1527 tril…

  2. Professor Yamazaki Awarded Order of Culture

    Playwright and critic Yamazaki Masakazu, an adviso…

  3. Underneath the Spreading Linden Tree: Haiku in Romania

    Nishiike Mayo, First Secretary at the Embassy of J…

  4. Reading the Seasons

    On June 8, 2018, the Haiku International Associati…

  5. The Link Is the Thing

    Published in May, the Penguin Book of Haiku is an …

  6. Pikachu Outbreak Captures Hearts

  7. Shinkokinshu: An Anthology for Our Time

  8. Theatrical Leanings

  9. The Narrow Road to UNESCO

  10. Japan Cultural Envoys