New Japanese Literature Book Club

Join us for a new Japanese Literature book club led by Drs. Peter Schulman and Junji Yoshida who will introduce you to modern classics of Japanese fiction. The club will meet

once a month on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 Pm at Kotobuki Japanese Restaurant at 721 W. 21st in Ghent, Norfolk ( . No prior knowledge of Japanese or Japanese fiction

required. Our first session will be on Tuesday Jan 21 and our first reading will be Kokoro by Soseki Natsume (Penguin Classics 2012). All books will be available for order

at Prince’s Books, 109 E. Main Street, Norfolk ( ).  We will be reading the following books:

  1. Kororo by Soseki Natsume (Penguin Classics, 2012) on Tuesday Jan 21
  2. Naomi by Junichiro Tanizaki (Vintage 2002) on Tuesday Feb 18
  3. A True Novel, Part I, by Minae Mizumura (Other Press, 2013), March, 18
  4. A True Novel, Part II, by Minae Mizumura (Other Press, 2013), April 29

For more information or to rsvp contact Dr. Peter Schulman ( or Dr. Junji Yoshida (

Posted By: Peter Schulman
Date: Tue Nov 19 12:52:11 EST 2013