Read Real Japanese Fiction: Short Stories by Contemporary Writers Bilingual Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-1568365299
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MICHAEL EMMERICH graduated from Princeton University. After completing research in Japanese literature studies at Ritsumeikan University in Tokyo, he went on to earn a Ph.D. in Japanese literature from Columbia University. He is the highly acclaimed translator of Nobel laureate Yasunari Kawabata’s First Snow on Fuji; Banana Yoshimoto’s Asleep, Goodbye Tsugumi and Hardboiled & Hard Luck; Genichiro Takahashi’s Sayonara Gangsters; Mari Akasaka’s Vibrator; and Taichi Yamada’s In Search of a Distant Voice.

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