Support Program for Translation and Publication on Japan (2022 - 2023)

Asia and Oceania

Korea
LanguageKorean
Title of the BookEigajoyū Wakao Ayako [Film Actress Wakao Ayako]
PublisherAmormundi Publishing Company
Author / TranslatorYOMOTA Inuhiko, SAITO Ayako / HWANG Kyun-Min
Type of SupportPublication
Indonesia
LanguageIndonesian
Title of the BookObachantachi no iru tokoro [trans. Where the Wild Ladies Are]
PublisherHaru Publisher
Author / TranslatorMATSUDA Aoko / PRATIWI WULANDARI Asri
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Vietnam
LanguageVietnamese
Title of the BookMurasaki no sukāto no onna [trans. The Woman in the Purple Skirt]
PublisherNha Nam Publishing & Communications
Author / TranslatorIMAMURA Natsuko / VUONG Hai Yen
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
LanguageVietnamese
Title of the BookWatashi no utsukushii niwa [My Beautiful Garden]
PublisherViet Nam Az Communication and Culture Company
Author / TranslatorNAGIRA Yuu / NGUYEN THI HUONG Giang
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
India
LanguageBengali
Title of the BookHakase no aishita sūshiki [trans. The Housekeeper and the Professor]
PublisherJadavpur University Press
Author / TranslatorOGAWA Yoko / MUKHERJEE Abhijit
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication

The Americas

U.S.A.
LanguageEnglish
Title of the BookSeimeishiki [Life Ceremony]
PublisherGrove Atlantic
Author / TranslatorMURATA Sayaka / TAPLEY TAKEMORI Ginny
Type of SupportPublication
LanguageEnglish
Title of the BookDisukasu-ki [Death in the Family]
PublisherNew Directions Publishing
Author / TranslatorOYAMADA Hiroko / BOYD David
Type of SupportPublication
LanguageEnglish
Title of the BookYūjokō [A Woman of Pleasure]
PublisherCounterpoint Press
Author / TranslatorMURATA Kiyoko / CARPENTER Juliet Winters
Type of SupportTranslation
Brazil
LanguagePortuguese
Title of the BookSayounara, watashi no hon yo! [Farewell, My Book!]
PublisherEstação Liberdade Publishing House
Author / TranslatorOE Kenzaburo / TEIXEIRA Jefferson José
Type of SupportPublication
LanguagePortuguese
Title of the BookKentōshi [trans. The Emissary]
PublisherTodavia Editora
Author / TranslatorTAWADA Yoko / KITAHARA Satomi
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication

Europe

Italy
LanguageItalian
Title of the BookObachantachi no iru tokoro [trans. Where the Wild Ladies Are]
PublisherE/O Editions
Author / TranslatorMATSUDA Aoko / COCI Gianluca
Type of SupportTranslation
LanguageEnglish
Title of the BookNaze bokuwa dokyumentarī wo torunoka [Why I Make Documentaries?]
PublisherViaindustriae Publishing
Author / TranslatorSODA Kazuhiro / SCHLEY Matthew
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Netherlands
LanguageDutch
Title of the BookJR Uenoeki kōenguchi [trans. Tokyo Ueno Station]
PublisherDe Geus
Author / TranslatorYU Miri / VAN BREMEN Geert
Type of SupportTranslation
LanguageDutch
Title of the BookNatsu monogatari [trans. Breasts and Eggs]
PublisherUitgeverij Podium
Author / TranslatorKAWAKAMI Mieko / LIEBREGTS Maarten
Type of SupportTranslation
LanguageEnglish
Title of the BookHitorimai [Solo Dance]
PublisherWorld Editions
Author / TranslatorLI Kotomi / MORRIS Arthur Reiji
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Sweden
LanguageSwedish
Title of the BookNatsu monogatari [trans. Breasts and Eggs]
PublisherTranan Publishing House
Author / TranslatorKAWAKAMI Mieko / DUKE Yukiko
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Spain
LanguageSpanish
Title of the BookTane to kokoro [The Seed and the Heart](Japanese Poetry Anthology from Its Origins to 1945)
PublisherAlba Editorial
Author / TranslatorManyōshū, Kokinwakashū, MASAOKA Shiki, WAKAYAMA Bokusui, et al. / HERRERO FERRIO Teresa
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
LanguageSpanish
Title of the BookBatā [BUTTER]
Publishertemas de hoy
Author / TranslatorYUZUKI Asako / OGIHARA Yoko, CORDOBÉS Fernando
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Denmark
LanguageDanish
Title of the BookNemureru bijo [trans. House of the Sleeping Beauties]
PublisherHoff & Poulsen Publishing
Author / TranslatorKAWABATA Yasunari / HOLM Mette
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Germany
LanguageGerman
Title of the BookAru otoko [trans. A Man]
PublisherSuhrkamp Verlag
Author / TranslatorHIRANO Keiichiro / BIERICH Nora
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Finland
LanguageFinnish
Title of the BookKonoyo ni tayasui shigoto wa nai [trans. There's No Such Thing as an Easy Job]
PublisherInto Publishing
Author / TranslatorTSUMURA Kikuko / PORRASMAA Raisa
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
LanguageFinnish
Title of the BookNamiya zakkaten no kiseki [trans. The Miracles of the Namiya General Store]
PublisherPunainen Silakka
Author / TranslatorHIGASHINO Keigo / PORRASMAA Raisa
Type of SupportTranslation
France
LanguageFrench
Title of the BookMishima Yukio ni yoru engeki [Mishima's Perspective on Theater]
PublisherAtelier Akatombo
Author / TranslatorMISHIMA Yukio / DE VOS Patrick, SAKAI Cécile, BAYARD-SAKAI Anne, GARCIN Thomas, QUENTIN Corinne, HUREAU Alice
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Portuguese
LanguagePortuguese
Title of the BookHayaku aitaina [trans. I Really Want to See You, Grandma]
PublisherOrfeu Negro
Author / TranslatorGOMI Taro / QUINTAS Nuno
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Armenia
LanguageArmenian
Title of the BookKentōshi [trans. The Emissary]
PublisherGranish Literary Community
Author / TranslatorTAWADA Yoko / HOVHANNISYAN Astghik
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Ukraine
LanguageUkrainian
Title of the BookGenji monogatari [trans. The Tale of Genji]
PublisherFolio Publishers
Author / TranslatorMURASAKI SHIKIBU / DZIUB Ivan
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Slovenia
LanguageSlovenian
Title of the BookTade kuu mushi [trans. Some Prefer Nettles]
PublisherBeletrina Academic Press
Author / TranslatorTANIZAKI Jun'ichiro / ILC Iztok
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Poland
LanguagePolish
Title of the BookAru otoko [trans. A Man ]
PublisherCzytelnik Publishing House
Author / TranslatorHIRANO Keiichiro / SONNENBERG-MUSIAŁ Katarzyna
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
LanguagePolish
Title of the BookHanaoka Seishū no tsuma [trans. The Doctor's Wife]
PublisherKIRIN Publishing House
Author / TranslatorARIYOSHI Sawako / GRAJNY Anna
Type of SupportPublication

Middle East and Africa

Israel
LanguageHebrew
Title of the BookNeko to Shōzō to futari no onna [trans. A Cat, a Man, and Two Women]
PublisherCarmel Publishing
Author / TranslatorTANIZAKI Jun'ichiro / COHEN Doron
Type of SupportTranslation
Iran
LanguagePersian
Title of the BookMakura no sōshi [trans. The Pillow Book]
PublisherBorj Books (Houpaa Publication)
Author / TranslatorSEI SHŌNAGON / HOSEINI Ayat
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
Turkey
LanguageTurkish
Title of the BookHakai [trans. The Broken Commandment]
PublisherFihrist Kitap
Author / TranslatorSHIMAZAKI Toson / TOPRAK Gökçe
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication
LanguageTurkish
Title of the BookAna [trans. The Hole]
PublisherSiren Publishing
Author / TranslatorOYAMADA Hiroko / ERKİN Hüseyin Can
Type of SupportTranslation and Publication

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