Translations

Below is a selection of Japanese-English translation projects I have been involved in. For manga translations, see Books. For a full list of translations, see my CV.

Fireforce book cover.
Fireforce book cover.

Katō Tsubasa: Turf and Perimeter

Exhibition catalog essays and crosstalks

Asahi Press, 2021  
Fireforce book cover.
Fireforce book cover.

Kodansha Comics

Translation and other editorial tasks for various YA manga series, including Fire Force, Yuzu the Pet Vet, Cells at Work! Code Black, Magus of the Library

Kodansha USA, 2020-present  
Kazama Sachiko book image.
Kazama Sachiko book image.

Kazama Sachiko

Artist essay “A Study of The Magic Mountain” for her exhibition catalog

Tokyo Contemporary Art Award & TOKAS, 2021  
Teratotera Art Festival book image.
Teratotera Art Festival book image.

Teratotera Art Festival

Section introductions and various participant and organizer statements for year-end pamphlets

Teratotera, 2018-20  
In Time You’ll Be Heard book image.
In Time You’ll Be Heard book image.

In Time You’ll Be Heard

Curators’ roundtable

Yokohama Paratriennale, 2020  
The People of Asia Say No to Nuclear Power book image.
The People of Asia Say No to Nuclear Power book image.

The People of Asia Say No to Nuclear Power

By No Nukes Asia, Japan. Co-translated with ann-elise lewallen

Yoda Press, 2019  
Once More Unto the Breach book image.
Once More Unto the Breach book image.

Once More Unto the Breach: Samurai Warriors and Heroes in Ukiyo-e Masterpieces

Catalog essays and entries

Pie International, 2019  
Yokoo Tadanori book image.
Yokoo Tadanori book image.

Yokoo Tadanori: Towada Roman, Pop It All

Exhibition catalog essays

Towada Art Center, 2017  
From Postwar to Postmodern book image.
From Postwar to Postmodern book image.

From Postwar to Postmodern, Art in Japan, 1945-1989: Primary Documents

Entries for Domon Ken, Tanaka Masao, and Tsurumi Shunsuke

MoMA and Duke University Press, 2012