Sometimes I wonder what the hell W. David Marx is willing to do for money when he is willing to give an essay like this one away for free.
Take that, New York Times!
[Actually, the NYT did the right thing and gave some less easily enraptured individuals, i.e., academics, a chance to offer their views of the kyabagjō phenomenon. May they should bring in a theater critic too.]
Japan is not a collectivist society
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