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gina-collia-suzuki's picture
Nov.17.2009
Kitagawa Utamaro was the leading light of the popular Ukiyo-e school of woodblock print designers during its golden age, famous throughout Japan within his own lifetime, an immeasurable influence upon nineteenth century French artists, such as Vincent Van Gogh, Édouard Manet and Claude Monet, and...
jamie-m-ford's picture
Sep.21.2008
In the opening pages of Jamie Ford’s stunning debut novel, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, Henry Lee comes upon a crowd gathered outside the Panama Hotel, once the gateway to Seattle’s Japantown. It has been boarded up for decades, but now the new owner has made an incredible discovery:...
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Sep.21.2008
Unique Kanji Compendium for graphic design, tattooes, and Japanese language and cultural study. Categories include: The Way of the Heart, The Way of the Spirit, The Way of the Warrior, The Way of Nature