Yamishibai: Japanese Ghost Stories also known in Japan as Yami Shibai (闇芝居, Yami Shibai, lit.Dark Play) and Theater of Darkness is an ongoing Japanese anime series. The first season was directed by Tomoya Takashima, with scripts written by Hiromu Kumamoto and produced by ILCA.
Propaganda in imperial Japan, in the period just before and during World War II, was designed to assist the ruling government of Japan during that time.Many of its elements were continuous with pre-war elements of Shōwa statism, including the principles of kokutai, hakkō ichiu, and bushido.
Japanese folklore often involves humorous or bizarre characters and situations, and also includes an assortment of supernatural beings, such as bodhisattva, kami (gods and revered spirits), yōkai (monster-spirits) (such as oni, similar to Western demons, ogres, and trolls), kappa (河童, "river-child," or gatarō, 川太郎, "river-boy," or kawako, 川子, "river-child," a type of water ...
Jun 04, 2011 · This is a poem by the Nigerian poet Gabriel Okara, in which he laments the lost innocence of youth. In it he condemns the hypocrisy of adults - hemmed in and constrained by rules and conventions - adopting masks for different occasions: for lying, cheating and betraying - whereas childhood is portrayed as a time…
Emiko Jean’s Tokyo Ever After is the “refreshing, spot-on” (Booklist, starred review) story of an ordinary Japanese-American girl who discovers that her father is the Crown Prince of Japan. Izumi Tanaka has never really felt like she fit in—it isn’t easy being Japanese American in her small, mostly white, northern California town.
Mar 21, 2021 · LibriVox is a hope, an experiment, and a question: can the net harness a bunch of volunteers to help bring books in the public domain to life through podcasting? LibriVox volunteers record chapters of books in the public domain, and then we release the audio files back onto the net.
Etimologia del termine. La parola italiana libro deriva dal latino liber.Il vocabolo originariamente significava anche "corteccia", ma visto che era un materiale usato per scrivere testi (in libro scribuntur litterae, Plauto), in seguito per estensione la parola ha assunto il significato di "opera letteraria".