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Focus: Japan—America Inverted

Focus Roland Kelts

In the early eighties, my Japanese grandfather, a poet named Ikuro Saeki, sent me an LP by a Japanese trio called The Yellow Magic Orchestra.

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Roland Kelts edited the Focus: Japan portfolio in the first issue of this magazine. He is the author of Japanamerica (Palgrave) and divides his time between New York and Tokyo.​


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