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Haruki Murakami


  (1949 - )

Nationality:    Japanese
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Literary Agent:    ICM Partners  

Haruki Murakami, born January 12, 1949) is a Japanese writer and translator. His works of fiction and non-fiction have garnered critical acclaim and numerous awards, including the FrANZ Kafka Prize and the Jerusalem Prize, among others. Murakami's fiction, often criticized by Japan's literary establishment, is humorous and surreal, focusing on themes of alienation and loneliness. He is considered an important figure in postmodern literature. the Guardian praised Murakami as "among the world's greatest living novelists" for his works and achievements. - Wiki

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        Elephant Vanishes, The

Elephant Vanishes, The

Three stories: "The Elephant Vanishes", "The Second Bakery Attack" and "Sleep"

Performed in Japanese with English subtitles. Based on three stories from "The Elephant Vanishes" by Haruki Murakami

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