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A Kickboxing Geishas

How Modern Japanese Women Are Changing Their Nation

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Veronica Chambers was an editor for The New York Times Magazine, a culture writer for Newsweek, and a senior associate editor at Premiere magazine. Her work has appeared in Vogue and Glamour, among many other publications. She is also the author of a critically acclaimed memoir, Mama's Girl. In 2000 she received a fellowship from the Japan Society to spend several months researching in Japan. She fell in love with the country and has returned for extended stays every year since.

  • Publisher: Free Press (December 1, 2010)
  • Length: 288 pages
  • ISBN13: 9780743271578