Hiromi Goto (1966, Chiba-ken, Japan) is a Japanese-Canadian editor, writer, essayist, and teacher of creative writing. She immigrated to Canada with her family in 1969. Goto earned her B.A. in English… Read more "Hiromi Goto"
“Once you start doubting, it’s hard to know what to believe”: Naomi, by Jun’ichirō Tanizaki #JapaneseLitChallenge #JapaneseJune #NaomiReadalong
Jun'ichirō Tanizaki (谷崎 潤一郎 Tanizaki Jun'ichirō?, 24 July 1886 – 30 July 1965) was a Japanese modern writer. Tanizaki was born into a rich merchant class family… Read more "Jun’ichirō Tanizaki"
Dear Soseki-san, Am I over-interpreting your novel, when I say that it has at least a twofold interpretation? The way I see it, the plot unfolds itself, on…… Read more ““I bear with my loneliness now””
Natsume Sōseki (1867–1916), born Natsume Kinnosuke, was a widely read Japanese novelist of the Meiji period (1868–1912). He also wrote essays, haiku and kanshi poetry. Born in a family… Read more "Natsume Sōseki"