Tag Archive: Japan

Technology, music and how we understand society through popular culture: Kraftwerk, Yellow Magic Orchestra and film in the 1970s

What is the meaning of  music to a society? Everyone has a special relationship with music, but not everyone can very clearly say what makes a song, a style or band special to… Continue reading

From photography to Kung Fu and Japanese anime: What makes fantasy important? a little reflection on film, photography and popular culture in Asian societies

Even if I am in Lima at the moment, in the last two weeks I have had a couple of strong experiences with the world of Asian arts. First of all, I went… Continue reading