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BOUND TO PLEASE / What grows out of the barrel of a gun?

The Japan News
The first-person narrative Nakamura employs was often and effectively used by two Japanese winners of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Kenzaburo Oe and Yasunari Kawabata. The power of “The Gun” is similar to that of Oe's 1961 pair of novels, “Seventeen,” ...

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Kenzaburo Oe: Nobel Prize Winner for Literature

The Manila Times
It is a book entitled A Quiet Life by Kenzaburo Oe. I was quick to react by asking him to autograph the book for me. He accommodated my request, with this dedication: “To Mr. Adaza, with due respect, Kenzaburo Oe” There were two young boys around us ...

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'A Quiet Life' shows a dark, different side to Kenzaburo Oe

The Japan Times
With Kenzaburo Oe's latest novel, “Death by Water,” on the longlist of the Man Booker International Prize this year, the Nobel laureate's work is again receiving the global attention it richly deserves. A Quiet Life, by Kenzaburo Oe, Translated by ...

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'Somersault' shows Kenzaburo Oe tackling Japan's terror cults

The Japan Times
Haruki Murakami has said that 1995 was the year when many of Japan's certainties were destroyed. In January of that year, the Great Hanshin Earthquake killed 6,434 people and then in March, local doomsday cult Aum Shinrikyo released sarin gas in the ...

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