Juliet Winters Carpenter

About

Juliet Winters Carpenter is a professor emerita of Doshisha Women's College of Liberal Arts. Her first translated novel, Secret Rendezvous by Kobo Abe, received the 1980 Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission Prize for the Translation of Japanese Literature. In 2014, her translation of A True Novel by Minae Mizumura received the same award. Besides Shion Miura's The Great Passage and two-volume Forest series, Carpenter's recent translations include Mizumura's An I-Novel, Keiichiro Hirano's At the End of the Matinee, and Tōru Haga's Pax Tokugawana: The Cultural Flowering of Japan, 1603-1853. Her forthcoming translations include Masatsugu Ono's At the Edge of the Wood and Kiyoko Murata's A Woman of Pleasure. Carpenter lives on Whidbey Island in Washington State.

Titles

The Great Passage

Shion Miura

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At the End of the Matinee

Keiichiro Hirano

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The Easy Life in Kamusari

Shion Miura

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Kamusari Tales Told at Night

Shion Miura

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