Jesus Christ, the Nobel Prize and Shusaku Endo

Books Sep 12, 2015

Jesus Christ, the Nobel Prize and Shusaku Endo

by Damian Flanagan

In 1994, on the day when Kenzaburo Oe was announced as the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature — the second Japanese writer to receive the award — eminent literary scholar Donald Keene received a long-distance call from Peter Owen, publisher of novelist ...