Audio Gaijin Podcast Archive

Welcome to the Audio Gaijin Podcast Archive. Audio Gaijin is a podcast about my family’s experiences living in Japan in the 70’s and 80’s. I recorded Audio Gaijin with my father in 2006 – 2007, with one follow-up episode in 2015. Living in Japan means great food, interesting people, natural disasters galore, living next to active Read More …

AGPA 15 – Seven Years Later

Episode 14 was recorded in 2007. Episode 15 was recorded in 2014. It’s not every podcast you’ll wait seven years for another episode for, and this probably isn’t such a podcast. Nevertheless, here’s another episode a decade later! Scott and Jack, former hosts of Audio Gaijin, and friend and fellow gaijin Scott Howder go back Read More …

AGPA 11 – Nihongo

This episode is all about the Japanese language – what makes it unique, what it shares in common with Chinese, and what challenges face those wishing to learn Japanese. Since this podcast was recorded, the number of resources available to those wanting to learn Japanese has just exploded. The advent of smartphones, tablets, and apps Read More …