Monthly Archives: August 2014

Let The Fight for the Throne Begin!

The second volume of my science fiction fantasy, The Vulpecula Cycle, is now available at Amazon on Kindle. The title of this volume is The Regent and the Courtier: Five years after the crash of the doomed lunar shuttle, the … Continue reading

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The Consequences of Having an Annoying New Neighbor – The Man Who Walks Dogs, Part 2

As we continue our look at Korean novel, The Man Who Walks Dogs (전민식의“개를 산책시키는 남자”) by Minshik Jeon, this time I will highlight problems of cultural communication that come up in this segment. One thing I didn’t mention last … Continue reading

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The Happiness and Misfortune of Not Having a Job – The Man Who Walks Dogs, Part 1

The new book we will be covering in the next series of posts is a 2012 Korean novel by Minshik Jeon, The Man Who Walks Dogs (전민식의“개를 산책시키는 남자”), which can be purchased here: It is a literary work … Continue reading

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Blog Announcement, Fall 2014

Lady Xiansa will be speaking about Japanese anime and culture in a few weeks at the Kurokiiro anime festival. Details are here: The link I’ve given earlier for Valerie Estelle Frankel’s “Journey of the Heroine” is good additional reading … Continue reading

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