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PostPosted: Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:21 pm 
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As you know, I have a book coming out in December via Rowman & Littlefield about the films of Akira Kurosawa.

Akira Kurosawa: A Viewer's Guide

The first review is in, and it's a positive one. Publisher's Weekly says, "Focusing on Kurosawa’s themes rather than his techniques, San Juan readily succeeds in his goal of creating an accessible appreciation of Kurosawa’s work."

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Their full review goes online next week, I think. I believe it will be located here.

Now I just have to get off my ass and add it to my website. I'm shamefully late in doing that.

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HUZZAH!

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 08, 2018 12:46 pm 
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Very cool indeed.

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:46 pm 
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Awesome!

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Fantastic, Shoe!! Congratulations!

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PostPosted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:25 am 
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It's nice to get some good word early.

The real test is when real Kurosawa aficionados get to it.

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 5:27 pm 
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The full review has been posted, and I'm quite pleased with it:

https://www.publishersweekly.com/9781538110898

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Good for you, man...I hope it gets a lot of eyeballs.

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Great review! I look forward to reading it.

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 13, 2018 10:56 am 
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Great review. Congrats, Shoe!

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