Swet Columns

SWET 2018 Member Survey Report

Report by Winifred A. Bird

This February, as SWET approaches its 38th anniversary, we conducted an online member survey to get a better sense of your interests, your relationship with the organization, and your hopes for its future. Seventy-nine of you filled it out, a response rate of about 50 percent. A summary of the results follows.... more

2016 SWET Financial Report

The SWET treasurers have submitted a financial report of Tokyo and Kansai activities for 2016.

Romanizing Japanese: Polishing the Fine Points

By Lynne E. Riggs

Whether it’s a book title in a bibliography, a few lines of poetry, or a snippet of dialogue, romanization of Japanese in English text is a skill every wordsmith associated with Japan mobilizes now and then, and though it may seem easy, there are many intricacies the committed editor will want to polish. Close encounters... more

2015 SWET Financial Report

The SWET treasurers have submitted a financial report of Tokyo and Kansai activities for 2015.

2014 SWET Financial Report

The SWET treasurers have submitted a financial report of Tokyo and Kansai activities for 2014.

2013 SWET Financial Report

The SWET treasurers have submitted a financial report of Tokyo and Kansai activities for 2013.