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Off the Pages and Onto the Sidewalk

If You See Something Roland Kelts

Ten p.m. in Shimokitazawa, a neighborhood of circuitous alleyways ten minutes or so west of central Tokyo by train.

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No. 05

No. 05


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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