Monthly Archives: July 2015

Tastes of Japan

Japanese food is famous worldwide. In fact, it is listed as one of the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Treasures: teishoku meals are probably what most people think of when Japanese cuisine is mentioned, but other types of food such as sushi … Continue reading

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Taste Test: Summer 2015

Another anime season has begun, and another list of seasonal anime has come my way. Having recently looked at a couple of shows from the spring selection, I thought it was only fair to see how things were looking for … Continue reading

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Art vs. Reality pt2: Not Matching Up

Some time ago, Artemis and I collaborated on an article about accurate portrayals of Japan as seen in anime. From school buildings and their bells and the sound of cicadas, to the general look of streets and overhead cables, we … Continue reading

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