Yukio Mishima
Features // 1 Articles
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Features

Yukio Mishima, of Love and Death
21 Aug 2008 // 5:00 PM

Death and sex were verboten, and Mishima took it upon himself to be a virtuosic provocateur; part passionate expressive modernist, part fervent traditionalist.

//Columns

Selling Japan: How Much Is a Nation's Culture Worth?
2 Feb 2014 // 8:30 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?

//Reviews

The Stories In 'Acts of Worship' Feel Like Practice Runs for Better Things to Come
25 Jul 2010 // 3:59 PM

This is an erratic arrangement of tales that merely offers glimpses into Yukio Mishima’s later greatness as a novelist.

//Blogs

'Forbidden Colors' Shades of Conformity, Manipulation, Shallowness, Infidelity and Revenge
21 Sep 2010 // 5:00 AM

The characters throughout are, for the most part, miserable, with the gay characters the most miserable of all.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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