A brief foray into Japanese music
Cute, funny and relatable Japanese anime
Japan’s entry for the 2021 Academy Awards is a dialogue-heavy meditation on grief, betrayal and art.
A single mother carves out a new life with her toddler in 1970s Tokyo
An International Booker Prize-shortlisted dystopian novel
I went to see Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama’s Infinity Rooms at the Tate, plus an overview of her life and work
a quick and deceptively unchallenging read that reminded me of a Japanese Eleanor Oliphant
A 1962 Japanese classic work of absurdist dystopia from Kobo Abe
Japan’s Studio Ghibli can be relied on for a visual treat for all ages.
A modern classic tracing the history, philosophy and aesthetics of tea drinking in Japan