A Cultural Snapshot of Japan 2021
2 Feb 2021
A Cultural Snapshot of Japan 2021

How are Gen Zers ushering in the end for gender binaries? Why might city life change for good? And what might solo living look like in the post-pandemic era? This Cultural Snapshot uses local stats and case studies to explore the behavioural norms shared by Japanese people in 2021.

Manami Okazaki

Manami Okazaki is a Japanese cultural journalist and author who has written 11 books on Japanese art, creativity, and subcultures.

Alex King

Alex King is a journalist and former staff writer at Huck, a youth culture magazine and website in London. Now based in Athens, he writes about creative subcultures, human rights and activism around the world.