In Praise of Shadows
In Praise of Shadows (陰翳礼讃 , In'ei Raisan) is an essay on Japanese aesthetics by the Japanese author and novelist Jun'ichirō Tanizaki. It was translated into English by the academic students o...
Mr. Bluemound
Mr. Bluemound (Aozuka-shi no Hanashi) is a novel by the Japanese author Jun'ichirō Tanizaki. This short story was written in 1926. He was influenced by Plato's Theory of Forms. This novel has...
Childhood Years: A Memoir
Childhood Years: A Memoir (幼少時代, Yōshō Jidai) is a book written by the Japanese author Junichiro Tanizaki. It uses an informal essay style to look back on his early life in Tokyo. It was origi...