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Sannosuke Yanagiya Rakugo comic storyteller

Attract More People to Live Performances Using the Internet as Gateway

Sannosuke Yanagiya
Rakugo comic storyteller

If I hadn't made it into Sophia University, I wouldn't now be a professional storyteller—probably not, anyway.In high school my studies were motivated not so much by wanting to go to university as by an intense desire to move to Tokyo, but I was lucky enough to get a place in the Faculty of Economics on recommendation. At that time…

Research at Sophia

Yoshihiro Oto, Professor, Department of Journalism, Faculty of Humanities

Why do Political "Scoops" Come from the Weekly Magazines—Role Distribution and Political Neutrality in the Media

Yoshihiro Oto
Professor, Department of Journalism, Faculty of Humanities

Two big scandals that rocked Japan's political world last year had their origins in scoops by the weekly magazine Shukan Bunshun. They were the resignation over bribery allegations of Akira Amari, the Minister in charge of Economic Revitalization…

Featured Students

Emile Yilmaz(1st Year, Master Program in Green Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Technology)

Participating in the Y7 Summit, a Gathering of Future Leaders Aged Thirty and Under

Emile Yilmaz
1st Year, Master Program in Green Science and Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Technology

In the lead-up to the G7 Summit held in Iseshima in May, young future leaders aged 30 years and under from the G7 nations gathered in Tokyo from April 30 to May 3 for the Y7 Summit. Representing G7 countries they were chosen to discuss the topics on the G7 agenda. Creating a final…

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