Ishida Eiichirō Ishida Eiichirō (石田 英一郞?, June 13, 1903 – November 9, 1968) was a Japanese student of folklore. He became a communist at an early age, and was convicted under the Peace Preservation Law in 1928 and sentenced to five years jail. During his term of incarceration, he read widely, both in the Chinese classics and Western anthropology. You Should Date An Illiterate Girl Date a girl who doesn’t read. Find her in the weary squalor of a Midwestern bar. Find her in the smoke, drunken sweat, and varicolored light of an upscale nightclub. Wherever you find her, find her smiling. Great Books Index An Index to Online Great Books in English Translation Aeschylus . Apollonius . NDA Euro Captain America Captain America is a comic book. The main character is the captain and he is a super hero! The authors are Jack Kirby and Joe Simon. The first book was edited in March 1941.
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did-you-know « teatime magazine Color is everywhere. It is all around us. But have you ever stopped to think about what it all means? For example, why are people more relaxed in green rooms? Why do weightlifters do their best in blue gyms? Colors often have different meanings in various cultures. Minakata Kumagusu Minakata in the USA in 1891 Minakata Kumagusu (南方 熊楠?, April 15, 1867 – December 29, 1941) was a Japanese author and naturalist. Biography
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Kunio Yanagita Kunio Yanagita (柳田 國男, Yanagita Kunio?, July 31, 1875 – August 8, 1962) was a Japanese scholar who is often known as the father of Japanese native folkloristics, or minzokugaku. Yanagita's focus on local traditions was part of a larger effort to insert the lives of commoners into narratives of Japanese history. He argued that historical narratives were typically dominated by events pertaining to rulers and high-ranking officials. Yanagita claimed that these narratives focused on elite-centered historical events and ignored the relative uneventfulness and repetition that characterized the lives of ordinary Japanese people across history. He emphasized the unique practices of different groups of common people, such as sanka or mountain dwellers, and island dwellers.