Hikikomori artists – how Japan’s extreme recluses find creativity and self-discovery in isolation

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An article in The Conversation exploring themes of isolation and creativity


Hikikomori refers to people in Japan who have chosen to withdraw from society.  This article aims to explore the complexities of this phenomena, and the ways in which some individuals have found creative freedom through/ in spite of their isolation.

Period2 Mar 2021