The Gone Library
Japanese History

Junya Watanabe and the Ethos of Monozukuri

Junya Watanabe and the Ethos of Monozukuri

We explore the work Junya Watanabe and the philosophy of monozokuri

Kapital and the Theory of Boro

Kapital and the Theory of Boro

We delve deeper into the scholarly work on Japanese boro, considering its implications for understanding Kapital

Fashion at the Dawn of Japanese Modernity

Fashion at the Dawn of Japanese Modernity

We explore the idea of Japanese modernity in fashion by reviewing the Meiji Restoration and the changing cultural status of the samurai.