The Power of Culture,Electric Literature

An Exploration of Grief, Post-Tsunami, in ‘Where the Dead Pause,'” NBC News

On Fukushima’s Anniversary, a Japan of Great Gifts,Christian Science Monitor

Studio Visit: Marie Mockett,” for the Asian American Writers Workshop

Honest Travelers,” for Fiction Writers Review


“Heroes Journeys End Far Differently Depending on Their Country of Origin,” The World, NPR

After Father’s Death, A Writer Learns How the Japanese Say Goodbye,” All Things Considered, NPR

“Sunday Morning With, 70th Anniversary Bombing of Nagasaki: A Legacy” BBC Scotland

Good Grief With Cheryl Jones,” Voice America

A Chat with Dr. Alvin Jones,” Dr. Alvin Jones, the Most Trusted Name in Wisdom

Where the Dead Pause and the Japanese Say Goodbye,” Locus Pocus, KBOO

Digital Human, Series 6, Abandon, BBC Radio 4

As Independence Vote Approaches, A Spirited Novel About the Scottish Experience,All Things Considered, NPR

Head Over Heels For ‘Boys Over Flowers’All Things Considered, NPR

Japan’s Northeast Coast, Before and After the Quake,Talk of the Nation, NPR

Japan’s Broken Coast Struggles to Recover” for Talk of the Nation, NPR


Venerating the Departed,Tomorrow Japan, NHK

“Book Discussion: Janice Nimura and Daughters of the Samurai,” CSPAN


“How to Enlarge Your Heart,” Newport Beach Public Library, Newport Beach, California. Additional Video.