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This edition: America and Japan: Cultural Fusion

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Episode Details

Original tape date: April 19, 2018.

First aired: May 4, 2018.

In this special program, Dennis Wholey enjoys the vibrant and beautiful cultural exchange between the United States and Japan. While in Japan, Dennis explores how the famous Japanese music club Blue Note Tokyo and the prominent Japanese restaurant Yoshinoya are strongly connected to American artists and food suppliers. Additionally Dennis visits a one of a kind business known as Little Texas which offers a very specific American experience in the heart of Tokyo. In the United States Dennis learns about Washington DC's Cherry Blossom Festival, Japanese clothing retailer Uniqlo and the importance of Japanese art to the Smithsonian's Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery.