These are the powerpoint slides from Darien’s 2009 conference presentation that are a valuable supplement to his 2013 presentation.
2009 Conference Presentation: No two cultures differ quite as much as American and Japanese culture. It’s no wonder why Americans and Japanese have such a difficult time understanding each other. This presentation, based on Nancy Sakamoto’s Polite Fictions , attempts to bridge the gap by getting to the root of our cultural misunderstandings. Seminar materials … Read more