Tag Archives: Japanese

Ask Manga Mom: The Raw Edition
July 13, 2010

Ask Manga Mom: The Raw Edition

Labo asks: I’ve been wondering for a while now, but you say that you are learning Japanese characters to read …Read the Rest

Japanese Journal: The Basics
March 31, 2010

Japanese Journal: The Basics

For the good part of 25 years, the thought of learning Japanese has flitted in and out of my mind.  …Read the Rest

Why Not?
March 10, 2010

Why Not?

I was reading the comments on this post at Anime Vice.  Most of the debate over justification for scanlations didn’t …Read the Rest

So You Wanna Read Japanese Manga?
March 1, 2010

So You Wanna Read Japanese Manga?

With a long list of wish lists and license requests, and not too good a prospect on getting a lot …Read the Rest

Tech Friday: You Won't Find These in Any Textbook
February 19, 2010

Tech Friday: You Won't Find These in Any Textbook

Learning Japanese from popular culture such as anime and manga is nothing new.  Mangajin, a magazine from the early 90’s …Read the Rest

What's In A Name?
September 7, 2009

What's In A Name?

A short conversation came up on Twitter about whether Japanese names should be translated.  I found some of the point …Read the Rest