Just Japan Podcast 94: Japanese New Year

In Episode 94 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea talks about New Year’s traditions in Japan. New Years is the most important holiday of the year for Japanese people. Kevin talks… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 93: Living in Tokyo

In Episode 93 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with returning panelists Hikosaemon and Jenny Silver about living in Tokyo, Japan’s largest city. Life in Tokyo is certainly different than… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 92: Christmas Party in Japan!

In Episode 92 of the Just Japan Podcast there’s a party! A Christmas Party! Guests Steve Miller of the Asia News Weekly Podcast, Mully of the Mully’s Place Podcast and Kathryn and Russ… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 91: Marrying a Japanese Woman

In Episode 91 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea speaks with returning panelists Brian Waters and Jim Mullins about being foreigners in Japan married to Japanese women. How do cutlural differences… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 90: Teaching Adults in Japan

In Episode 90 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea speaks with two long term expats in Japan about teaching adults English. Returning guests Liam Carrigan and Kenny Hanna stop by to… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 89: Gundam

In Episode 89 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with Andrew Higgins about Gundam. Andrew tells us about the iconic Japanese animation series. What is Gundam? How popular is it… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 88: Kendama

In Episode 88 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with kendama player Ryan Cabal “rysofunny” on Instagram about the traditional Japanese trick toy, the kendama. Ryan is an American living… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 87: Cartooning in Japan (with a Texan in Tokyo)

In Episode 87 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea chats with returning guest Grace Mineta. Also known as a Texan in Tokyo on YouTube, Grace is an accomplished cartoonist, blogger and… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 86: Halloween in Japan

Episode 86 of the Just Japan Podcast is all about Halloween. Kevin talks a little bit about the evolution of the Halloween celebration in Japan and we get to hear some spooky tales… Continue reading

Just Japan Podcast 85: Self-Publishing and Promotion

In Episode 85 of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea talks with Japan-based writer Baye McNeil. A returning guest, Baye is a Japan Times columnist and author of ” Hi! My Name… Continue reading