Category Archives: Literature
via The New Yorker, a translation of Scheherazade by Ted Goossen from Murakami Haruki’s latest short story collection Onna no inai Otokotachi – Men Without Women, is available to read. Scheherazade via The New Yorker
One day I’d like to follow the footsteps of Kawabata Yasunari
Through recent wanderings of Wikipedia I stumbled across the entry on Misao Fujimura, and resolved to read Natsume Soseki’s Kusamakura over the summer. Kusamakura (penguin classic translated by Meredith McKinney)
A tantalizing trailer for a book published by Kaya Press that I’d like to read.
If you’ve not discovered a synopsis of the new Murakami novel, a good one, (along with many more recent Murakami articles), can be found over at Asahi Shimbun’s AJW.