The Written World: Shinjuku - Tokyo, Japan

How Murakami's Shinjuku Captivates and Inspires Global Readers

Wilbur Greene
Mar 27, 2024
8 min read
Photo by Pema Lama

You might have noticed a brief pause in my usual cascade of stories and reflections. The reason? I’ve embarked on an enthralling journey to Japan, a land where the whisper of ancient tales intertwines seamlessly with the pulse of modern narratives. Japan's rich literary tradition, woven with the threads of history, folklore, and cutting-edge contemporary literature, beckons literary enthusiasts like myself to explore its depths.

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