Deepen your understanding of Japan’s people, places, and culture.


Leading experts, scholars, and educators engaged in Japan Studies introduce their findings and unique insights over a broad range of topics in these contributions to Japan-Insights archived between 2017 and 2022. Covered topics are as varied as Jomon culture, artisanal foods, traditional music, contemporary local museums, textiles, literature, folklore, lessons from natural disasters, and the making of swords and clocks.