Estudiantina-Japonesa

Venezuela, Japan: ‘Estudiantina Komaba’ Music Bridges ‘Distant’ Countries

This post, written in collaboration with Tomomi Sasaki is part of a series on music as a bridge between Venezuela and Japan.  Have you ever wondered what interests Venezuelans and Japanese could have in common? If manga and sushi were your first guess, we invite you to explore how Japanese …

More on intercultural encounters…

While this project progresses, I’ve decided to collect here different accounts of cultures mixing and interacting. And so, I thought it would …

Edward Said: On Orientalism

I started studying Said’s On Orientalism as part of the process of understanding different kinds of representation of the “Orient” while exploring …