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Eli K. P. William
  • Eli K. P. William 
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Translator and author of the Jubilee Cycle, a science fiction trilogy set in a near-future Tokyo in which all actions require payment to corporations. The series includes Cash Crash Jubilee, The Naked World, and the forthcoming A Diamond Dream. Originally from Toronto, Canada, he has spent most of his adult life in Japan and learned Japanese by reading all of Murakami’s novels in their order of publication.
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Murakami Haruki: Immortal Artist or Falling Star?2018.10.05

Thirty-nine years since he debuted with the novella Hear the Wind Sing, and 29 years since he broke into the global market with the novel A Wild Sheep Chase, Murakami Haruki is now 69 years of age. Only days before his latest tome, Killing Commendatore, appears in English translation, Japan’s best-known living author is clearly on the verge of something, but it is hard to say exactly what. On…

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