Associate professor at the Tōkai Institute of Global Education and Research. Born in Cairo in 1975. Received a bachelor’s degree in Japanese language and culture and doctorate in contrastive linguistics between Japanese and Arabic from Gakushūin University. Arabic instructor on NHK. Works include Chizu ga yomenai Arabujin, michi o kikenai Nihonjin (Arabs Can’t Read Maps and Japanese Don’t Ask Directions).
Sep 25, 2018