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Author Haruki Murakami adds own touches to Chandler novelJanuary 11, 2018
Author Haruki Murakami adds own touches to Chandler novel
VOX POPULI: Trump decision on Jerusalem deals big blow to U.S. soft powerDecember 25, 2017
In 2009, when writer Haruki Murakami was chosen for the year’s Jerusalem Prize, “a fair number of people” advised him not to travel to Jerusalem to accept Israel’s prestigious literary award.At that time, Israel’s military was mounting fierce attacks along the Gaza Strip, inflicting heavy civilian casualties among Palestinians
Japanese roots of Nobel winner Kazuo Ishiguro lauded in JapanOctober 6, 2017
Ishiguro's Nobel came as a surprise in Japan, where for several years the talk has been whether Japanese author Haruki Murakami would win the prize.Speaking in London, Ishiguro said he is in discussions with people to work on a graphic novel
‘Who’s Kazuo Ishiguro?’ Japan asks, as Nobel author celebratedOctober 6, 2017
.Far from the superstar status that his erstwhile compatriot--and perpetual Nobel favorite--Haruki Murakami enjoys, Ishiguro is not a household name in Japan.But by Friday morning, the nation was cele
Murakami merry-go-round starts up again for Nobel WeekOctober 4, 2017
Murakami merry-go-round starts up again for Nobel Week
村上春樹の世界を漫画化 仏アーティスト、全９作順次刊行July 12, 2017
村上春樹さんの短編小説を、フランスで活躍するアーティスト２人が漫画化したシリーズ「ＨＡＲＵＫＩ ＭＵＲＡＫＡＭＩ ９ ＳＴＯＲＩＥＳ」（スイッチ・パブリッシング）の刊行が始まった。 全９作で、６月刊行の第１作は『パン屋再襲撃』。１９８５年に雑誌「マリ・クレール」に発表され、その後短編集のタイトルにもなった人気作品だ。 漫画はオールカラーで、フランスを中心に発展してきた「バンドデシネ」と呼ばれるアート色の強い形式
Haruki Murakami talks of how he goes with the flowJune 16, 2017
Haruki Murakami talks of how he goes with the flow
Murakami cites benefits of his translation work to rapt audienceApril 28, 2017
Murakami cites benefits of his translation work to rapt audience
- WASABI - Japanese flavor
This page takes a closer look at wasabi (Japanese horseradish), a condiment originating in Japan that has influenced food culture around the world.
- 360-DEGREE LIVES
The page features videos of variety of animals. You can view the videos as interactive images that allows you to pan and zoom in to them.
- TSUKIJI - Kitchen of the Times
The Asahi Shimbun has recorded the entire picture of the Tsukiji fish market before its relocation to the Toyosu district, and also introduces a variety of sushi.