Natsume soseki widely viewed as japans greatest literary figure was a complicated man a new full length biography by john nathan soseki modern japans greatest novelist sheds light on the . Sseki modern japans greatest novelist provides a literary biography of the finest sort an engaging reasonably paced narrative of sseki s life punctuated by just enough literary analysis to render the book intellectually important as well. Sseki modern japans greatest novelist john nathan columbia university press may 2018 theres no doubt however that sseki is a very great writer by any standard literary or otherwise. Sseki modern japans greatest novelist review copy courtesy of columbia university press is a biography of the man most japanese readers would pick as the great of the modern era natsume sseki. Natsume soseki 1867 1916 was the father of the modern novel in japan chronicling the plight of bourgeois characters caught between familiar modes of living and the onslaught of western values and conventions
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