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Samurai Archives Japanese History Podcast


Jul 15, 2013

In part two of our interview with Japan This! blogger Marky Star, we continue where we left off with the etymology of place names in Japan.  We also talk about the various Japanese dialects, Japan's iconic Edobashi, and the ukiyo-e origins of tetacle porn.

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Grossberg, Kenneth. Japan's...

Jul 1, 2013

In ths episode of the Samurai Archives podcast, we talk to Marky Star, the prolific author of the Japan This! blog.  We talk to Marky about how he ended up in Japan, his blog, his fascination with the etymology of Japanese place names, and his recommendations for anyone looking for interesting historical sites in the...