Anthropology, JST Video

Anthro 101 | What is cultural anthropology?

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Hi everyone, I am back with one new video (for a brand new series) dedicated to anthropology.
This is going to be a challenging experiment for me, because talking about anthropology means to analyze the origin of this discipline, its developments and how it interacts, today, with the rest of human sciences and politics.

However, I am thrilled to give it a try, and today I want to begin with a brief intro, a very first definition, a quick answer to the question “What is anthropology?”

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Field 2017, Field Journal, JST Video

One week in Hirosaki

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So I am back from Japan… it was too fast, and I miss it already! Anyhow, today I am not here to wine about it but to take you with me, exploring the lovely city of Hirosaki. I stayed there for just one week, due to my fieldwork schedule, and I couldn’t enjoy it as much as I would have loved; however I could grab a taste of the many faces of this ancient town, its historical places and its more modern alternatives.

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First time in Yokohama
Field 2017, Field Journal, Galleries

Memories of Yokohama

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My first time in Yokohama was a success; I loved the city, the very different landscapes that it offers and the multiple atmospheres you can enjoy. Plus, it’s so close to Tokyo that you can add it to your schedule for a short day-trip on the coast. So, I prepared a short gallery to share with you this lovely spot in Japan, in case you are thinking about adding some more adventure to your trip.

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5 Top Destinations to Practice Your Japanese
Guest post

5 Top Destinations to Practice Your Japanese | Guest Post

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Good morning everyone! My Japanese adventures are still going on, and in the next days I will post some new glances about Tokyo life and craziness, BUT today I am so happy to share with you a guest article by Sean Hopwood, founder of Day Translation, Inc.

Here you have his top five locations to practice your Japanese – in Japan of course! Enjoy!

Cover photo by Banglu Cheng on Unsplash

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