Uzbek translation keeps dream alive

National Oct 17, 2013

Uzbek translation keeps dream alive

by Sayaka Watanabe

A young woman from Uzbekistan has published a translation of a famous Japanese novel, inspired by her late grandfather's wish to deepen the friendship between the two countries. Aminova Nodira, 26, took about two years to translate "Kokoro" ("Heart") by Meiji Era novelist Natsume Soseki ...