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20 Questions: The best answers of 2017

| Dec 31, 2017

20 Questions: The best answers of 2017

What brought you to Japan? I came here for the magic. Osaka is home to some of the best close-up magicians in the world. — Ben Daggers, magician Richard Brezina | COURTESY OF RICHARD BREZINA What's your favorite Japanese word or phrase? I like Japanese tongue-twisters; my ...

Japan House to open cultural promotion center in Los Angeles

Dec 1, 2017

Japan House to open cultural promotion center in Los Angeles

The Japan House communication center is coming to Hollywood this month, working to promote the country's best art, cuisine, design, entertainment, fashion and technology. "Hollywood is a magnet for people," said Yuko Kaifu, president of Japan House Los Angeles, at a news conference earlier this ...