SIFF: Week Three (June 5-11, 2011)

Sunday, June 5th Volunteer: Line Greeter     Neptune Theatre     10am-2pm I worked with the same house coordinator as yesterday, though I don't remember if I worked with any of the same volunteers. The first movie was a Ken Loach film called Route Irish, which deals with a contractor in Iraq whose friend … Continue reading SIFF: Week Three (June 5-11, 2011)

Japanese Writers

Before living in Japan, the only Japanese literature I had read was Masks by Fumiko Enchi (or Enchi Fumiko, as the Japanese write it) and some haiku. In Japan, I can't say that I read much Japanese literature, either, limiting myself to some of the shorter works of Mishima Yukio, his novel After the Banquet, … Continue reading Japanese Writers