Japanese Poetry 2.0 – Tomodachi Mura

Slip on my pastel orange colored soft silk robes slippers on my feet as I walk to the temple to meditate for the day by Elizabeth In a previous post and accompanying project I described how my students, with the help of two creative colleagues, used Minecraft to visualize medieval Japanese…

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Medieval Japanese Poetry and Minecraft

I’ve had a strong desire to use Minecraft for learning about medieval Japan for quite some time. I’ve always thought that the environments generated in Minecraft worlds often have a very Japanese familiarity to them. Last December I finally acted on my long held desire and created a unit to teach…

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