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Now Out: Nov. Newsletter "What Is Golden Here"

The November newsletter "What Is Golden Here" presents 3 essays, 2 Radical Notes, quiz and contest questions, and an introduction to Jim Breen's latest piece, 'Kanji and the Computer.'" These are some of the images in the newsletter:

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November 2021 Newsletter Is Coming Next

Here's what you can expect next on Joy o' Kanji:

November 30: November newsletter

December 3: ...

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Now Out: Radical Note 21, 6 New-Monics, and 15 Revisions

Radical Note 21 on the "katakana hi" radical 匕 has posted. The radical of 北 (205: north; to flee) may look simple, but both the meaning and shape of 匕 are rather slippery.

Also, Ulrike created the following new-...

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Radical Note 21 on the "Katakana Hi" Radical ヒ Is Coming Next

Here's what you can expect next on Joy o' Kanji:

November 24: Radical Note 21 on the "katakana hi" radical ヒ

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Now Out: Essay 1921 on 鈴 (bell)

The 425th essay has posted! Essay 1921 on 鈴 (bell) is now available for purchase. Here's a preview:

From small, jingly bells to resonant singing bowls, from “cooling” wind chimes to enormous bells...
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