Crafting words with Osamu Dazai's translator

Nov 29, 2014

Crafting words with Osamu Dazai's translator

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Two of the most successful Japanese novels of the past few years that have been translated into English are Hiromi Kawakami’s “The Briefcase” and Fuminori Nakamura’s “Last Winter, We Parted.” Both were translated by Allison Markin Powell, a literary translator and editor based in ...