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  Topic: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Matsuhide

Replies: 19
Views: 16158

PostForum: Oshirase   Posted: Thu Oct 27, 2011 5:35 pm   Subject: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
ooo, ooo, looking forward to reading!
  Topic: Shogun & Daimyo
Matsuhide

Replies: 19
Views: 10206

PostForum: Samurai History - Kamakura to Sengoku   Posted: Wed Sep 07, 2011 12:57 pm   Subject: Shogun & Daimyo
Hmm, sounds good!
  Topic: Prostitution and pornography in Heian Japan
Matsuhide

Replies: 3
Views: 5023

PostForum: Ancient Japan to Heian   Posted: Mon Aug 08, 2011 4:46 pm   Subject: Prostitution and pornography in Heian Japan
I came across this years ago:
http://www.east-asian-history.net/textbooks/172/ch7.htm
I haven't read through the whole thing in some time and, granted, it's mainly focused on ukiyo-e; but you might ...
  Topic: Samurai Archives Podcast: Ancient Japan
Matsuhide

Replies: 16
Views: 13985

PostForum: Ancient Japan to Heian   Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2011 5:21 am   Subject: Samurai Archives Podcast: Ancient Japan
Jomon matriarchy?
  Topic: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Matsuhide

Replies: 19
Views: 16158

PostForum: Oshirase   Posted: Tue May 31, 2011 10:49 am   Subject: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Thanks Tatsu, the aging was the last step which itself took about three days of tweaking before I was content with the effect. It was a monster to finish with MANY other things going on peripherally ( ...
  Topic: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Matsuhide

Replies: 19
Views: 16158

PostForum: Oshirase   Posted: Sun May 29, 2011 11:29 pm   Subject: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Just (FINALLY!) finished the illustration to go with "Leftovers," and thought I'd share:

https://fbcdn-sphotos-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-snc6/252299_219008291461679_100000575306257_797346 ...
  Topic: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
Matsuhide

Replies: 6
Views: 5433

PostForum: Japanese Entertainment   Posted: Thu May 19, 2011 8:21 am   Subject: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
You left out one group--"stoners."

This is "Yellow Submarine" for anybody smokin' the sakaki leaves . . . Wink

Owarikenshi

No, I said, and I quote, "In other wor ...
  Topic: Three PBS Samurai documentaries
Matsuhide

Replies: 12
Views: 11557

PostForum: The Edo Period   Posted: Wed May 18, 2011 4:34 pm   Subject: Three PBS Samurai documentaries
These are now

Also on Netflix streaming.
  Topic: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
Matsuhide

Replies: 6
Views: 5433

PostForum: Japanese Entertainment   Posted: Wed May 18, 2011 8:51 am   Subject: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
Finally finished watching this series (which IS "Tenpou Ibun Ayakashi Ayashi!").
I gotta say, overall, pretty darn good.
It took getting all the way through the first disk to make up my mi ...
  Topic: tayū (not geisha) question
Matsuhide

Replies: 5
Views: 6226

PostForum: Japanese Art and Religion   Posted: Thu May 12, 2011 8:16 pm   Subject: tayū (not geisha) question
Didn't geisha, more or less, evolve from tayuu?

Anyhow, that last bit from the Kokugo seems especially interesting since the specific examples you listed (fishermen, boatmen, slave traders, etc.) s ...
  Topic: tayū (not geisha) question
Matsuhide

Replies: 5
Views: 6226

PostForum: Japanese Art and Religion   Posted: Thu May 12, 2011 9:23 am   Subject: tayū (not geisha) question
Though I understand tayū is now mostly associated with geisha, it also has noh and other master performer roots (*edit* as well as Shinto and Imperial Court, I almost forgot...). I'm not sure where, ...
  Topic: Japanese Art QOW #1 - Woodblock Prints
Matsuhide

Replies: 5
Views: 9539

PostForum: Japanese Art and Religion   Posted: Thu May 12, 2011 9:18 am   Subject: Japanese Art QOW #1 - Woodblock Prints
Of the same web site I linked to above, here is a new link of the pilot episode for the NHK World series entitled "Japanophiles" featuring David Bull (the gentleman responsible for the web s ...
  Topic: Swords
Matsuhide

Replies: 5
Views: 5025

PostForum: Arms and Armor   Posted: Tue Feb 08, 2011 12:51 pm   Subject: Swords
I may have misunderstood. You want the actors names? John
If so, they're posted on the site itself: "Kabuki actor Kawarazaki Gonnokuke, Seki sanjuro and Nakamura Shikan are in the roles of three ...
  Topic: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Matsuhide

Replies: 19
Views: 16158

PostForum: Oshirase   Posted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 12:16 pm   Subject: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Thanks maikeruart!
Yeah, I understand your point about the disconnect; there is certainly a back-story with him, but it was difficult to get into that at all with a short story. I am working on flesh ...
  Topic: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Matsuhide

Replies: 19
Views: 16158

PostForum: Oshirase   Posted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:20 am   Subject: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Finished the last of those posted thus far and am honored to be included in such fine company! bow

Kitsuno, since there are only three more, any chance of them being posted somewhere a ...
  Topic: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Matsuhide

Replies: 19
Views: 16158

PostForum: Oshirase   Posted: Sat Jan 29, 2011 1:31 pm   Subject: WINNERS of the 6th Annual Samurai Fiction Contest
Waaa!
Thanks all!
Also looking forward to reading the rest!
  Topic: Translation help
Matsuhide

Replies: 22
Views: 22757

PostForum: Japanese Language   Posted: Sun Jan 23, 2011 8:42 pm   Subject: Translation help
下手人 geshunin; criminal
John
I think it must have a meaning beyond just criminal as it comes in a list of capital punishments under the Tokugawa Bakufu.

Thanks for your help, everyone.
Jap ...
  Topic: Translation help
Matsuhide

Replies: 22
Views: 22757

PostForum: Japanese Language   Posted: Sun Jan 23, 2011 6:34 pm   Subject: Translation help


I don't know how I feel about the shogun, himself, hijacking a thread

Careful, you, or he's going to start making us stay in Hawaii for a year at a time!

Actually, doesn't sound too bad... T ...
  Topic: Translation help
Matsuhide

Replies: 22
Views: 22757

PostForum: Japanese Language   Posted: Sat Jan 22, 2011 6:33 pm   Subject: Translation help
Okay I'm going to make an attempt. I only studied Japanese for three years and that was six years ago... I'm VERY out of practice, but the internet is very helpful. It's good practice so I'll give it ...
  Topic: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
Matsuhide

Replies: 6
Views: 5433

PostForum: Japanese Entertainment   Posted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 7:03 pm   Subject: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
Into artwork?!...
Well if you consider being an artist being "into artwork," well then yeah, I guess so Just Kidding
Seriously though, everything you described sounds right up my alley and so did th ...
  Topic: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
Matsuhide

Replies: 6
Views: 5433

PostForum: Japanese Entertainment   Posted: Thu Jan 20, 2011 5:16 pm   Subject: "Ghost Slayers Ayashi"
Sounds intriguing, will have to give it a shot.
Thanks!

Just ordered and looking forward to it!
  Topic: Folding screen of Toyotomi's Osaka Castle
Matsuhide

Replies: 13
Views: 10573

PostForum: Samurai History - Kamakura to Sengoku   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2011 11:57 am   Subject: Re: Osaka Folding Screen - App for iPhone/ iPad - free givea
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We'd like to give away three promo codes, so you can download the App for free and see for yourselves, probably write a little review about it.

Note: The promo codes work for the us-iTunes St ...
  Topic: Hideyoshi Yoda Hideyori
Matsuhide

Replies: 49
Views: 31887

PostForum: Samurai History - Kamakura to Sengoku   Posted: Mon Jan 10, 2011 4:40 pm   Subject: Hideyoshi Yoda Hideyori
Yoda? From Star Wars?


The obvious path you did choose.

http://img545.imageshack.us/img545/7072/60078416.jpghttp://2.bp.blogspot.com/_Q-326w7-gYY/S6HIK9wDcqI/AAAAAAAAAKU/r3xiSSC_Bv8/s400/uki-yo ...
  Topic: Sky Tree view revisits art from the Edo Period
Matsuhide

Replies: 20
Views: 13349

PostForum: The Edo Period   Posted: Fri Dec 24, 2010 8:21 am   Subject: Sky Tree view revisits art from the Edo Period
That's the one, thanks!
  Topic: Sky Tree view revisits art from the Edo Period
Matsuhide

Replies: 20
Views: 13349

PostForum: The Edo Period   Posted: Thu Dec 23, 2010 7:43 pm   Subject: Sky Tree view revisits art from the Edo Period
Wish they showed a larger image of the painting...
It seems it would be pretty spiffy to make the comparison on location.

This appears to be it:


Definitely not the same painting (at least as ...
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