Interviews

2019.02.13
【INTERVIEW】The job of Rickshaw Driver: from Guiding People to Changing People’s Lives
For a long time, I ignored that the rickshaw was actually a Japanese invention! This old profession still subsists today in a newer form in Japan: the
2018.08.30
【INTERVIEW】The Secrets of the Tatami and Making them for 6 Generations
Meet Mr. Tsunekawa, a tatami craftsman in a small, 160 years old workshop in Tokyo.
2018.07.18
【INTERVIEW】Meet Chie, the Wandering Singer and Mangaka of Arakicho, Shinjuku
Chie is a 'Nagashi' artist: she wanders the streets of Arakicho and plays her traditional instrument in the local bars to entertain the customers. She
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2015.12.22
Realities of Japan: Working in a Rural City in Japan
I Want to Work in Japan, Despite Many Cultural Differences When it comes to working in Japan, big cities such as Tokyo, Osaka and Fukuoka will prob