A Passion for Japan: A Collection of Personal Narratives Paperback
著者： John Rucynski
A Passion for Japan brings together the stories of thirty long-term residents of Japan who have, among other things, gained behind-the-scenes access to one of Japan’s most famous festivals; worked as an interpreter and commentator in professional and amateur sumo; been ordained as a female Buddhist priest at a 440-year-old temple in the mountains of Kyushu;become a Master in one of Japan’s oldest schools of tea ceremony; climbed the Nihon Hyakumeizan (“Japan’s top 100 mountains”); represented Japan in the world chess championships; and translated Japanese novels, short stories, film and TV subtitles, manga, and video games.
- Publisher : BlueSky Publishing (May 12, 2022)
- Language : English
- ISBN-10 : 4991150736
- ISBN-13 : 978-4991150739