Category Archives: Japan

Stop Telling Us To Leave Japan

I do not have to reiterate the magnitude of the damage caused by the earthquake and tsunami and the seriousness of the current crisis of the Fukushima nuclear plants. It seems people outside Japan are more scared than the Japanese … Continue reading

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Settling in Japan as a Foreigner

It has been almost ten years since I left Japan for graduate schools and I never really lived in this country since then. This summer I am restarting my life in Japan almost from scratch because I had no working … Continue reading

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Lecture Idea — Rice

I am reading for my oral exams right now, and for my Modern Japan field, I was advised to think about lecture outlines, themes, questions etc, rather than remembering who said what. This is actually a lot of fun. I … Continue reading

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