Why subscribe?

Subscribe to get full access to the newsletter and website. Never miss an update.

Stay up-to-date

You won’t have to worry about missing anything. Every new edition of the newsletter goes directly to your inbox.

Join the crew

Be part of a community of people who share your interests.

To find out more about the company that provides the tech for this newsletter, visit Substack.com.

Subscribe to Dispatches from Post-growth Japan

Weekly newsletter about renovating spaces in Tokyo and elsewhere, alongside thoughts about cities, society, and everything else.


I live in Tokyo, where I think about post-growth society, geography, cities, and culture and renovate vacant buildings. instagram @samuholden