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Hyper Japan Spring 2012

Hyper Japan Spring 2012

Friday 24th to Sunday 26th February saw J-fever take over Brompton Hall in Earl’s Court, London. For the best part of three days, Hyper Japan Spring 2012 celebrated Japanese culture, both traditional and modern. I have to admit, I had mixed feeling on the first day. The event was in a different location, and it … Continue reading

Musings on the topic of ‘gaijin’…

Three gaijin (foreigners) have come to my attention this week, via the media.  One is Roger Pulvers, an American who has been in Japan for 42 years.  The second is Locohama, a blogger living in Yokohama (I don’t know his real name).  And the third is Rebecca Flint, a 14-year-old girl from Ramsey in the … Continue reading