• 2017 SBP Catalog

    Death in Mid-Autumn: The Art and Artifice of Yukio Mishima’s Final Moments

    Intern Intern - Monday, December 11, 2017

    “True beauty is something that attacks, overpowers, robs, and finally destroys.”  Read More

    Stone Bridge Cafe: "Japan 1968-1969"

    Intern Intern - Thursday, November 30, 2017

    Stone Bridge Cafe is a bi-weekly online series from Stone Bridge Press devoted to bringing readers short stories, poems, non-fiction pieces, photographs, and artwork from and/or about East Asia. For submission guidelines and info, follow the link at the bottom of this post.  Read More

    The Colorado Review on Shun Medoruma's "In the Woods of Memory"

    Intern Intern - Monday, November 27, 2017

    In his beautifully insightful review of Shun Medoruma's novel In the Woods of Memoryliterary critic Eric Maroney of the Colorado Review lauds the book as a "layered, textured novel [that] throws into stark relief the interconnections between experience and memory, and the enduring nature of trauma."
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    Japanese Garden Notes

    by Marc Peter Keane

    Marc Peter Keane's personal journey through 100 Japanese gardens, looking at them with a designer’s eye.

    Speak and Read Japanese

    by Larry Herzberg

    A handy supplement for learning 300 of the most common Japanese words, works with any textbook!

    The Little Exile

    by Jeanette S. Arakawa

    An American girl of Japanese ancestry is exiled in her own country after Japan attacks Pearl Harbor.




    The Making of Modern China (vol. 4)

    by Jing Liu

    The fourth volume in this fun, comic-style series that explores China's move to modernization!

    The Book of Tea

    by Kakuzo Okakura

    An affordable version of the classic 1906 essay on tea drinking and aesthetics.

    The Osamu Tezuka Story

    by Toshio Ban & Tezuka Productions, Frederik L. Schodt (Translator)

    A documentary manga biography of the influential artist and the birth and evolution of manga and anime in Japan.

    Being Japanese American

    by Gil Asakawa

    A celebration of JA culture: facts, recipes, songs, words, and memories that every JA will want to share.

    Mobile Suit Gundam

    by Yoshiyuki Tomino Frederik L. Schodt Mark Simmons

    The Gundam creator's own vision of his spectacularly successful cult franchise, in a new edition for hungry fans.

    Japanese Garden Notes

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