Born and raised in Tokyo, Brian Nishii brings his multicultural and multilingual sensibilities to all of his theatrical endeavors. As a narrator, Brian has been involved in over a hundred twenty titles, including a handful with themes of Zen, Buddhism, Dalai Lama, and Budō. Other notable works include classics like The Tale of Genji, and Musashi, for which he earned an Audie Award nomination. This is his second book by Dōgen. He is fluent in English, Japanese, Mandarin and is confident in Spanish! His other skills include playing the shakuhachi, the Japanese classical flute.