Archive | August 2020

Mission Raquez Dispatch Thirteen now online!

Check it out here, with links to recordings of period gramophone music that Raquez played on the trail!

https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/08/25/dispatch-thirteen/

Review of Java Girl now online

My review of DatAsia’s reissue of the all-but-forgotten 1931 novel Java Girl is now online at Mekong Review.

Check it out here: https://mekongreview.com/orientalism-redux/

Dispatch Twelve now at Mission Raquez

Dispatch Twelve finds Raquez traveling overland to Muang Xai! Join the adventure in 1905 Laos!

https://missionraquez.wordpress.com/2020/08/08/dispatch-twelve/

Hiroshima again

This week marks the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.

I wrote this article about it back in 2014 for popmatter.com

https://www.popmatters.com/183904-blast-shadows-2495636802.html

MY ODYSSEY

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Forgotten Films

A look at the movies forgotten by time

Bunhead

Give her food and she will conquer the world

Wonderful Cinema

Short reviews on high quality films. No spoilers.

pacificREVIEW

An annual review of prose, poetry, and artwork, published in affiliation with San Diego State University

HAJI MAJI

SCRATCHY OLD ASIAN MUSIC

Street Talk

Word on the street is...