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Moon viewing

Exclusive courtly gathering, rowdy boat party or sedate family event? Otsukimi is all of the above. It’s autumn, which means it’s otsukimi (...
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Harmony in bloom

Maverick director Gen Takahashi’s gentle, earnest drama tells the true story of a man’s determined quest to create a universal symbol of peace. ...
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A long-awaited death

Inheritance from Mother by Minae Mizumura Translated by Juliet Winters Carpenter Two sisters struggle to deal with their domineering mother...
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Go Dutch

School days are extra chic with the Japanese randoseru. Have you ever seen those adorable photos of Japanese schoolkids romping around with their...