Monthly archive for February 2013

Loreen

This week, and last, the Swedish artist and music producer Loreen has visited Japan. On Saturday she performed at…

Majuro

This morning I arrived in Majuro, the capital of the Republic of the Marshall Islands. And I have…

The law of rules

We often hear the expression “the rule of law”, but as a foreigner living in Japan I often reflect on the abundance…

The Uppsala and Kyoto schools of philosophy

Being a former student of both Uppsala University and Kyoto University I have since long been intrigued by the so-called Uppsala and…