1. Shinkokinshu: An Anthology for Our Time

    Most Japanese newspapers carry a weekly column of waka (poems in 31 syllables) and haiku (poems in 17 syllables) submitt…

  2. Deep Purple

    For many Japanese, the era in its history a mi…

  3. Flowers of Tea

    Like their warrior counterparts in other count…

  4. The Thatcher Era

    Among Japan’s rich and varied clutch of World …

  5. Anime Industry Hits Income Milestone

    The market size of the Japanese animation industry…

  6. Strawberry Fields Forever

  7. Japan’s Long and Winding Road

  8. Professor Yamazaki Awarded Order of Culture

  9. Osaka-Kansai Expo 2025: “Designing Future Society for Our Lives”

  10. Deer oh Deer