Episode 18: Ainu & Japanese National Identity ft. Marianne Ubalde
April 23, 2020
Daniel was joined by Marianne Ubalde, a scholar based in Hokkaido University in Sapporo, Japan for a discussion about the representation and participation of the Ainu people in Japanese media and depictions of Japan in games.
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Curious about the Ainu? Here are some interesting links from our discussion:
“Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Japanese Colonialism” by Kazuma Hashimoto
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