Monthly Archives: November 2010

Media Mix, Nov. 14, 2010

Here’s the link to this week’s Media Mix, which is a discussion of the Japanese government’s handling of two long-running territorial disputes, which coincidentally blew up at the same time, and the media’s general passive handling of related coverage.

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Media Mix, Nov. 7, 2010

Here’s today’s Media Mix in the Japan Times The darker side of motherhood In the first edition of the famous book of fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm, published in 1812, the story that has become known as “Snow White” … Continue reading

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TIFF, the interviews

The Tokyo International Film Festival ended a week ago, and the publicity department has finally posted all four of my interviews on their website. These were done specifically for the festival, which means they chose the subjects, not I. Except … Continue reading

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Eskmo: the ghost of techno lingers

Like most concertgoers I pay little attention to opening acts, and the older and more jaded I get the more likely it is I’ll skip them altogether unless it’s someone I either know and like (rare) or don’t know but … Continue reading

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