Shinichiro Wantanabe
Columns // 1 Articles

Selling Japan: How Much Is a Nation's Culture Worth?
2 Feb 2014 // 9:30 PM

Via the billion-dollar Cool Japan Fund Inc, Japan is aiming to become one of the world's dominant culture forces. But can a national culture be commodified so easily?

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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