Chananthorn Kamjan

For Chananthorn Kamjan's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

The legacy of a Japanese Romeo in Thailand

Books Mar 27, 2018

The legacy of a Japanese Romeo in Thailand

Just as any country that experienced the devastating effects of war, Thailand, which was involved in both world wars, has its share of bestseller novels that are centered on wartime romances. Possibly the most famous work among such tales is Wimol Siripaiboon's "Khu Kam," a ...

Thai society learns to cope with 'Pokemon Go' fever

Business / Tech Aug 26, 2016

Thai society learns to cope with 'Pokemon Go' fever

These days it isn't unusual to see groups of various ages gathering to play "Pokemon Go" at department stores and other public places in Thailand. The widely popular smartphone game debuted here, and in many other Asia-Pacific countries, in early August. Word spread among the ...