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Me in the Media

My English translation of Sengū roman 遷宮浪漫, which I titled A Journey through Time at Jingu has been in the news media recently in conjunction with the upcoming G7 Summit at Ise-Shima. The photo and article above was in yesterday’s…

Letter Written by Sakamoto Ryōma Found

NHK news online surprised me today with a story about the discovery of a letter written by the nineteenth-century activist named Sakamoto Ryōma 坂本龍馬. Ryōma addresses the draft letter (sōkō 草稿) shown above to Gotō Shōjirō 後藤象二郎, and in it…