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Men Acting Women’s Role?

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Nowadays in Japan people can sometimes see men dressed like women on TV entertainment programs. Does this trend originate from the Japanese traditional act form known as the “Kabuki”? Though some might find them connected in a sense, however, this…

Keio’s Minami-Sanriku Project


After the 3/11 earthquake and tsunami, a volunteer project was launched in Keio University. At first it was called the “Minami-Sanriku Shien Project” (the project to aid Minami-Sanirku).  However, now that nearly 18 months have passed since the beginning of…