iOS app Android app

Japan Society of New York

Five Years On: Salvaging Memory and Moving Forward After Japan's 3/11 Disaster

Ann Tashi Slater | Posted 03.14.2016 | Books
Ann Tashi Slater

Many survivors of 3/11 fear that the tragedy, and their ongoing predicament, are being forgotten. These books are playing an important role in salvaging memory for the survivors, for the victims, and for the world, as well as creating new paths forward.

Help Japanese quake survivors via texting cash via Red Cross, etc

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Craig Newmark

(UPDATE: The Japan Society lists a number of resources here.) The deal is that you just do a simple text to contribute: Text REDCROSS to 90999 (...

PHOTOS: The Sound Of One Hand: Paintings By Zen Master Hakuin

Posted 05.26.2011 | Religion

What is the sound of one hand clapping? This famous meditational question was first framed as "What is the sound of one hand?" by Hakuin Ekaku (168...

New York's Anonymous MuseumNerd Opens Up

Allison K Gibson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Allison K Gibson

MuseumNerd's original avatar Chances are, if you're on Twitter and you're an art lover, you've become acquainted with the thoughtful and entertaining ...