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The Meaning of Monogatari: Lost in Translation

Brandon C. Wall Nishio Ishin’s light novel series, Monogatari, is a bit of an infamous modern classic in Japan. It was not written with readers outside of Japan in mind and this was made evident when I decided to work … Continue reading

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Cultural Honesty and the Fan Translation

Jenna Crawford One of the most ignored forms of translation – but one of the most interesting – is the translation of Japanese comics. This is a process that I am relatively new to; as complicated as a fan translation … Continue reading

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