DIGC330, Gaijin Girl

Becoming a Gaijin Girl

I came into this subject knowing I wanted to focus my studies on Japan. Β The country has fascinated me ever since I began studying the language in high school, and that passion has not dwindled over the last 8 years. Β I hope to work with and among the Japanese in the future, perhaps even working… Continue reading Becoming a Gaijin Girl

BCM311, DIGC330, Gaijin Girl

Why is Japan So Important to Me?

In Year 10 I went on a study trip to Japan with my class. Β It was my first trip overseas without my family and needless to say, I was very nervous about the whole experience. However, looking back on this trip I view it as my moment of epiphany - the transformative moment when I knew Japan would have a place in my future.