Publications

Book Revival van de Japanse film This book (in Dutch) has a short introduction to the history of Japanese cinema, but deals mainly with new Japanese cinema since the nineties, introducing directors like Miike Takashi, Kitano Takeshi, Ishii Sogo, Kawase Naomi, Kurosawa Kiyoshi, but also producers and other key figures, based on my own experience and personal acquaintances within the Japanese film world. A review in English is available on midnight eye .

Articles A full list of articles in English and Dutch is provided in the attached CV. A recent essay on the current state of Japanese cinema can be found on the site of the Dejima Film Festival. An essay on the internationalisation of Japanese cinema called "Kokusaika in Japanese movies and Movies about Japan" is available at Minikomi An essay on recent Japanese literature appeared in Deus ex machina. Other essays were published in Film International, Asian Cinema, The Romanian Journal of Japanese Studies, Vrij Nederland, a.o.

Translations of Japanese literature

Work by Haruki Murakami, Kenzaburo Oe, Yasunari Kawabata, Hiromi Kawakami, Soseki Natsume, Keigo Higashino, Toyo Shibata and the anthology Liefdesdood in Kamara en andere Japanse verhalen, with short stories by over 40 different authors.

See elsewhere on this site for full list and more details.