Object Of Desire

An Earring, A Strange Sort of Weight

I have a small earring collection: three or so silver pieces, two rings and a truncated ring, and a larger number of faux pearls. Some appear like…

Tentacular Thinking

Screen Glow Sedation

The first episode of the second season of Midnight Diner – a melancholic Japanese television show based on Yaro Abe’s Shin’ya Shokudo manga series – opens inauspiciously…

Long Read Interview

Shintaro Oue on the Culture Split Between Japan and Europe: Feeling Lost as a Way of Life

Talking with Shintaro Oue is very much a listening to the energy between bodies and words, in between mind-sets and cultures.Even after some twenty years in Europe there is…