Kathryn Hemmann, an assistant professor of Japanese studies at George Mason, has a great blog on Contemporary Japanese Literature that “features book reviews of contemporary Japanese fiction in translation and occasional essays on anime, manga, and video games.”
Behold My Swarthy Face is “a collaborative web journal founded and edited by Beholdmyswarthyface and Sally Suzuki. It focuses primarily—but not solely—on modern Japanese culture, history, and literature.”
Lines from the Horizon is “a record of[the authors] readings of translated Japanese fiction, poetry and art related titles.”
All Wrongs Reversed is a blog by a translator and writer.