Jun'ichirō Tanizaki 谷崎 潤一郎 Tanizaki Jun'ichirō, 24th July 1886 – 30th July 1965 - was a Japanese author, one of the major writers of modern Japanese literature, and perhaps the most popular Japanese novelist after Natsume Sōseki. Some of his works present a rather shocking world of sexuality and destructive erotic obsessions; others, less sensational, subtly portray the dynamics of family life in the context of the rapid changes in 20th-Century Japanese society.

Jun'ichirō Tanizaki was a Japanese author, one of the major writers of modern Japanese literature, and perhaps the most popular Japanese novelist after Natsume Sōseki.

Kenzaburo Oë, Nobel-prize winning Japanese author

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1994 was awarded to Kenzaburo Oe "who with poetic force creates an imagined world, where life and myth condense to form a disconcerting picture of the human predicament today".

16/04/1972 : Yasunari Kawabata, écrivain japonais, Prix Nobel de littérature 1968 (° 14 juin 1899).

Yasunari Kawabata (born in the first Japanese writer to win Nobel prize for literature, in

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Haruki Murakami, writer of "Kafka on the Shore," among other beautiful novels.

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About Yasushi Inoue: Yasushi Inoue (井上靖) was a Japanese writer whose range of genres included poetry, essays, short fiction, and novels. Inoue is famou.

Shohei Ooka who wrote Fires on the plain...

Shohei Ooka who wrote Fires on the plain.

(Books by) Natsumi Soseki #postcrossing

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A Short History of Japanese Literature, Part 5

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