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Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore
Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore
Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore
Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore
Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore
Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore
Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore
Field 2012, Galleries

Benvenuti all’inferno: Il Monte Osore

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Il Monte Osore, il cui nome è generalmente tradotto come Monte della Paura, è una montagna che si innalza al centro della penisola di Shimokita 下北半島, nella parte settentrionale della prefettura di Aomori.

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Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore
Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore
Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore
Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore
Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore
Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore
Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore
Field 2012, Galleries

Welcome to Hell: Mount Osore

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Mount Osore, whose name is generally translated with Dread Mountain, is a sacred mountain raising in the middle of the Shimokita peninsula 下北半島, in the northern part of Aomori Prefecture.

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Okazaki for Beginners
Field 2008, Field Journal

Okazaki for beginners

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As far as I could perceive at that time, Okazaki is a medium-sized city, laying on wavy hills and crossed by the river Yahagi. Being used to the italian and european cities, the first thing that came to my mind was to find the city center, a sort of core (the most historical, or the most populated, I don’t know…) where the ordinary city life would be articulated: this is a mistake I did several times, even later in my trip.

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first days in Okazaki
Field 2008, Field Journal

First days in Okazaki

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I received instructions to call the school once in Okazaki, in order to have the school shuttle to pick me up. Let me repeat it. I had to speak at the phone (a huge effort for me), in Japanese, after what was more than one whole day without sleep (around 36 hours). I guess truly young people don’t have problems with this; I had. Mostly with the three things combined.

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