Sandra Barron

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Tokyo literary festival writes its opening chapter

Books Feb 22, 2013

Tokyo literary festival writes its opening chapter

Every time David Karashima took a Japanese author to New York or London to do a reading, the local audiences would ask two questions: "Who's the next Haruki Murakami?" and "Why isn't there an international literary festival in Tokyo?" "Finally I thought, OK, let's make ...