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Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami graduated from Waseda University, Tokyo, in 1975. Widely considered one of Japan's most important 20th-century novelists. His often solitary, withdrawn, and world-weary protagonists are generally stripped of Japanese tradition. Frequently called postmodern, his fiction, which often includes elements of surreal fantasy and is ... See full bio »

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 2019 Saules aveugles, femme endormie (short stories) (filming)
 2018 Hanalei Bay (based on the short story)
 2018 Burning (based on the short story "Barn Burning" by)
 2015 The 100% Perfect Girl (Short) (based on the short story)
 2010 The Second Bakery Attack (Short) (based on the short story by)
 2010 Noruwei no mori (novel)
 2008 All God's Children Can Dance (short story "All God's Children Can Dance")
 2006 Teatr telewizji (TV Series) (based on a novel by - 1 episode)
- Na poludnie od granicy (2006) ... (based on a novel by)
 2004 Tonî Takitani (short story)
 2003 Dansa med dvärgar (Short) (writer)
 1988 Mori no mukougawa (based on the novel by)
 1985 Pan'ya shuugeki (Short) (based on the short story by)
 1983 100% no onna no ko (Short) (based on the short story by)
 1982 Kaze no uta o kike (based on the novel by)

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His novel, "Kafka on the Shore," was adapted by Frank Galati at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois. James Ingalls was lighting designer. See more »

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Born to the son of Buddhist priest and his wife, daughter of an Osaka merchant, who both taught Japanese literature, he grew up in Kobe. See more »

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