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Toward the Abe Statement on the 70th Anniversary of the End of World War II
Toward the Abe Statement on the 70th Anniversary of the End of World War II
Compiled by The Advisory Panel on the History of the 20th Century and on Japan’s Role and World Order in the 21st Century
Translated by Tara Cannon
In 2015 as the world commemorated the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, the international...
Toward the Meiji Revolution
Toward the Meiji Revolution
Karube Tadashi
Translated by David Noble
In 2018, Japan marked the 150th anniversary of the collapse of the Tokugawa shogunate and the establ...
Traditional Cuisine of the Ryukyu Islands
Traditional Cuisine of the Ryukyu Islands
Takagi Rin
Translated by Deborah Iwabuchi and Enda Kazuko
In recent decades, Okinawan cuisine has earned a place in the Japanese food scene due to its healthy...
Tree-Ring Management
Tree-Ring Management
Tsukakoshi Hiroshi
Translated by Hart Larrabee
Hiroshi Tsukakoshi is the chairman of a kanten manufacturer that is far from the bustle of Tokyo ami...
Understanding History in Asia
Understanding History in Asia
Hattori Ryuji
Translated by Tara Cannon
It is said that the twentieth century was a century of war. War and colonization can leave deep divi...
Unsung Heroes of Old Japan
Unsung Heroes of Old Japan
Isoda Michifumi
Translated by Juliet Winters Carpenter
“I have waited eagerly for the day when Unsung Heroes of Old Japan would be translated into English ...
Wasan, the Fascination of Traditional Japanese Mathematics
Wasan, the Fascination of Traditional Japanese Mathematics
Sakurai Susumu
Translated by Emma Ford, with Gaynor Sekimori
Wasan—a unique form of Japanese mathematics—was developed during the Edo period (1603–1868), a time ...
What Is Japanese Cinema?
What Is Japanese Cinema?
Yomota Inuhiko
Translated by Philip Kaffen
What might Godzilla and Kurosawa have in common? What, if anything, links Ozu's sparse portaits of d...
Words to Live by
Words to Live by
Nakano Koji
Translated by Juliet Winters Carpenter
Nakano Kōji opens the door to the treasury of Japanese classics by introducing six writers who are h...
The World of Ito Jakuchu
The World of Ito Jakuchu
Sato Yasuhiro
Translated by Michael Brase
In 1760, when the Japanese painter Ito Jakuchu was working on his magnum opus, Plants and Animals in...