1. On a Roll

    A fly on the wall of many households across Japan would witness a baffling sort of sight on the evening of February 3. T…

  2. Community Spirit and the “Power of the Shrine” 

    Shinto’s power reveals itself as the core of a loc…

  3. Splitting Hares

    Japan is home to a particularly rich folklore,…

  4. Obituary: Yamazaki Masakazu

    Renowned playwright, critic and philosopher Yamaza…

  5. COVID-19 Accelerating the Pace of Change

    Increased utilization of IT and digital technologi…

  6. Japan and COVID-19

  7. Catty Remarks

  8. Building the “Shibusawa Encyclopedia”

  9. A Companies Man

  10. Osaka-Kansai Expo 2025: A Living Laboratory for Co-Creation