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The 'dwarf' architect of Japan's literary boom

May 9, 2015

The 'dwarf' architect of Japan's literary boom

by James Hadfield

With a chuckle, translator and literary critic Motoyuki Shibata recalls the way author Steven Millhauser once described him. Monkey Business Vol. 5, Edited by Ted Goossen and Motoyuki Shibata. A Public Space, Journal. “(He) compared me with a dwarf who works while he’s sleeping,” ...