How Japan Saved American Style

By November 18, 2019 No Comments
It is often said, especially in the sartorial world, that the Japanese do Americana better than the Americans. How have Japanese trendsetters and entrepreneurs like Uniqlo, Kamakura Shirts, Evisu, and Kapital mimicked, adapted, imported, and ultimately perfected American style, dramatically reshaping Japan’s culture?

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W. David Marx is a writer on Japanese fashion, music, and culture. A former editor of the Tokyo–New York street culture magazine Tokion, his articles have appeared on The New Yorker.com, VOX, Mr Porter, and Monocle.

Moderated by Gibran Baydoun

November 27 @ 19:30
19:30 — 21:30

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