Aug 25, 2018
This week: now that Japan has conquered Taiwan, what are they actually going to do with it?
Aug 19, 2018
This week, we start a history of the Japanese occupation of Taiwan. How did Japan come to conquer the island, and what did its conquest entail for the Japanese and for the inhabitants?
Aug 11, 2018
This week, we take a look at the history of gay and lesbian relationships in Japan. How has the social position of homosexuality changed over time in Japanese history? What evidence can we use to "read out" the history of a non-mainstream culture?