However, the critics did bring our attention to something important: that a performance like this can distort the "picture" in people's minds of what Japan really is. Katy Perry's purpose was to entertain, and she certainly fulfilled that purpose. What we as society need to do is to make sure that a more accurate picture is put in place. And the way to do so is, as I always say, education of minority culture.
If you would like to check out a video of the performance see below. It's really quite elaborate, aesthetic, and fun to watch:
Until next time,