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Video by Brightvibes

Video by Brightvibes

Posted by / March 7, 2018 / Categories: press /

BrightVibes picked up our story, during the Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign. By sharing our story and sharing it with more than 1 million follower on Facebook, they significantly contributed to the success of this campaign.

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Ask Me Anything Type Interview in Gaijinpot

Ask Me Anything Type Interview in Gaijinpot

Posted by / March 1, 2018 / Categories: news, press / Tags: /

Some non-Japanese editors at Gaijinpot selected 8 (hāfu)identity related questions from my Hāfu2Hāfu project and asked me to answer them.

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世界中の日本ハーフに共通している、たったひとつのこと

世界中の日本ハーフに共通している、たったひとつのこと

Posted by / February 21, 2018 / Categories: press /

自分のアイデンティティは何か、と聞かれたら。

「アイデンティティ」と聞いて、先に思い浮かぶのは国籍や話す言語、出身地だろうか。

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Nextshark calls Hāfu2Hāfu “one of the most stunning identity projects out there”

Nextshark calls Hāfu2Hāfu “one of the most stunning identity projects out there”

Posted by / February 6, 2018 / Categories: press /

Nextshark, a popular online newsmagazine for Asian youth has written about our project (again) and calls Hāfu2Hāfu one of the most stunning identity projects out there. Continue reading →

Youtube Interview: 8 questions about being Half-Japanese

Youtube Interview: 8 questions about being Half-Japanese

Posted by / February 5, 2018 / Categories: press /

A while ago, Nobita from the Japanese Youtube channel ‘Find Love in Japan’ interviewed me. We talked about my personal experiences as well as my findings about being half Japanese in Japan and in the rest of the world. Continue reading →

Interview and observation by Japan Today

Interview and observation by Japan Today

Posted by / October 25, 2017 / Categories: press / Tags: /

In a small second floor Tokyo cafe, Japan Today editor Victoria Vlisides interviewed me and then observed me during the Hafu2Hafu interview with Thai-Japanese hāfu Hisanori Tamura. Continue reading →

Hafu page in The Japan Times

Hafu page in The Japan Times

Posted by / October 8, 2017 / Categories: press / Tags: /

Prior to my 11 day trip to Tokyo in October, I was interviewed by Louise George Kittaka for the Japan Times about the project and my motives. Their timing coincided with my call for entries and an announcement for the presentation and workshop for SIETAR at Sophia University.

The result is this humbling half page article you can read here.

 

Editorial in Ricepaper Magazine

Editorial in Ricepaper Magazine

Posted by / August 3, 2017 / Categories: press /

When I was in Japan, I interviewed and photographed Clara Kumagai for Hāfu2Hāfu. She, in return, wrote about our meeting in Ricepaper Magazine. Continue reading →

Press: Hāfu2Hāfu in the New York Times!

Press: Hāfu2Hāfu in the New York Times!

Posted by / March 27, 2017 / Categories: press /

Following the Hapa Japan Festival and Critical Mixed Race Studies Conference in Los Angeles in February 2017, this review was published by the New York Times. Continue reading →