Watch Kumiko Makihara’s recent interview

May 28, 2020

Freelance writer and WEAI Associate Research Scholar, Kumiko Makihara, was recently interviewed by the Japan Society.

Tea Time with author Kumiko Makihara Kumiko Makihara, a writer on contemporary life in Japan, particularly in comparison with the United States, discusses her revealing memoir on education and motherhood in Japan, “Dear Diary Boy”.

Enjoy a cup of tea over our conversation with the author on the genesis of the book, the challenges described, and possible impact of COVID-19 on what she’s observed from her experience.

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