Author Archives: Schoolproject

Japan’s Maid Cafes and the Water Trade

[1] Japanese culture can seem unusual to westerners, even weird at times. This time, let’s talk about something rarely seen outside Japan, but quite popular inside it, maid cafes, host/hostess clubs, soaplands, etc… All are locations where a person pays … Continue reading

Posted in Body Image and Beauty, Sex Trafficing, South Asia, Transgender | 4 Comments

Anime and the Treatment of Women

For those unfamiliar, anime refers to the animation (or cartoons) of Japan, manga refers to the graphic novels (or comic books) of Japan and doujinshi refers to the small self published comics of Japan. Now that the basic terminology is … Continue reading

Posted in Anime, Stereotypes | 6 Comments