This week, we have our very first thematic podcast. It’s a great story of victory and defeat, racism and acceptance, international relations, and most importantly of all: baseball!
I hope you’ll enjoy listening to this story as much as I enjoyed writing it. Give it a listen here, and tell me what you think!
Roden, Donald, “Baseball and the Quest for National Dignity in Meiji Japan.” The American Historical Review 85, No. 3 (June, 1980), 511-534.
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2 thoughts on “Episode 13 – Take Me Out to the Shiai”
Awesome episode. I’d always wanted to learn more about the history of baseball in Japan.
This is a great podcast. As are the other episodes.
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