Kirikaeru, the switch, and identity within the context of Japan.

Behold, the first word of many i will introduce on this site that carries a lot of cultural weight in Japan; Kirikaeru, Which can be directly translated to “To switch on or off”. This “switch” isn’t a mere linguistic nuance. It is an unspoken truth of Japanese social dynamics. There is this expectation to alignContinue reading “Kirikaeru, the switch, and identity within the context of Japan.”