The Oxford Book of Japanese Short Stories, Edited by Theodore W. Goossen, 496 pages, Nov 2002, ISBN-10: 0192803727, ISBN-13: 978-0192803726 The Oxford Book of Japanese Short Stories includes many new, specially commissioned translations, and is the only anthology to span Continue reading The Oxford Book of Japanese Short Stories
Following up on a earlier posting about July 1 demonstrations in Hong Kong for more Democracy: according to Associated Press China’s state media on Friday told the mainland’s people about “a march by a few Hong Kong citizens”, but didn’t Continue reading Beijing reports on a march by a few Hong Kong citizens
Via the Scotsman.com, The Globe and Mail and Reuters comes news of a second year of mass – peaceful – demonstrations in Hong Kong on the seventh anniversary of the former British colony’s handover to Chinese sovereignty. (There were also Continue reading Hundreds of Thousands Demonstrate in Hong Kong demanding Democracy
Via Chanpon Eric’s Kitchen, The Breakaway Japanese Kitchen, is a modernist/contemporary interpretation of Japanese food.