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Abstract Thoughts: ひきこもり (Hikikomori)

March 30, 2011


In 2010 I watched two Japanese visual entertainments, an anime called NHK ni Youkoso! and a movie by the name Tokyo!, both are great histories who talk about a very weird and dangerous culture called Hikikomori. A hikikomori, as I see it, is a modern hermit, overwhelm  by the stress and craziness of the world,  […]