Search Results: "Osamu Dazai"


BOOK REVIEW

SELF-PORTRAITS by Osamu Dazai
Released: Jan. 15, 1990

This posthumous collection by Japanese writer Dazai—rightly regarded as one of the most original voices of the postwar generation—gives a new twist to the old question of whether life imitates art, or vice versa. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Released: Aug. 1, 1993

"A rare delight—stories in stylish prose that do both entertain and move."
Uncharacteristically playful mix of stories from the late Japanese writer Dazai that celebrates quirky families and reinterprets old fairy tales. Read full book review >