What’s Cool This Week (March 12-18)



▶ Masaki Ryu, a former star of the all-female Takarazuka Revue, speaks about her career and an upcoming stage production ▶ An interview with Pierre Giner, a French translator of manga ▶ Style Files column ▶ Kanta on Manga column ▶ Neko Pitcher mangaSpeech

▶ High-visibility apparel designed to protect kids from accidents ▶ Troubleshooter columnSpeech

▶ Conductor Kazushi Ono, who is set to become the new artistic director of opera at the New National Theater, Tokyo from September, talks about his plans for the new season ▶ Bound to Please column ▶ The studio for Makoto Shinkai’s blockbuster animation film “Kimi no Na wa” (your name.) is working on its next project: a collaboration with ChinaSpeech

JN LearningLab (for language learners)

▶ Exploring the World of Grammar focuses on compound propositions ▶ In our Living & Learning column, written by Japanese students overseas, a student at Northwestern University talks about his learning experiences there ▶ The prizewinners of the Japanese-to-English translation contest are announced in Testing TranslationSpeech

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