There are everyday translation projects, unusual translation projects, and unique translation projects. Translating a memoir by Kodo Nishimura definitely fell into the last category.
Tony first moved to Japan in 1999 and, apart from a year spent at a Japanese broadsheet’s bureau in London, lived there until 2013. He has worked as a journalist, photographer, editor, translator and speechwriter. He is director of www.wedojapan.com.
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