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John Nathan (born 1940) is the translator of Japanese works written by celebrated authors such as Yukio Mishima and . Nathan is also an Emmy-award winning producer, writer and director of many films about Japanese culture and society and American business.

He studied at University of Tokyo. He is presently the Takashima Professor of Japanese Cultural Studies at University of California, Santa Barbara. He teaches at least one class a year in the College of Creative Studies.

John Nathan's fields include Japanese culture, Japanese literature, Japanese cinema, the theory and practice of translation, and the sociology of business culture. The first American to be admitted as a regular student to the University of Tokyo, he spent many years living and studying in Japan. He is the author of a definitive biography of novelist Yukio Mishima and he has also translated novels by Mishima and by Nobel laureate Kenzabur? ?e. When ?e received the Nobel Prize in 1994, Nathan accompanied him to Stockholm.

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Total Books: 18
Living Carelessly in Tokyo and Elsewhere A Memoir
2016 - Living Carelessly in Tokyo and Elsewhere a Memoir (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781416553465
ISBN-10: 1416553460
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Travel
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A Bintel Brif
2011 - A Bintel Brif (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781456857493
ISBN-10: 1456857495
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Living Carelessly in Tokyo and Elsewhere A Memoir
2008 - Living Carelessly in Tokyo and Elsewhere a Memoir (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781416553458
ISBN-10: 1416553452
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Travel
  • Currently 0.5/5 Stars.
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Japan Unbound  A Volatile Nation's Quest for Pride and Purpose
2004 - Japan Unbound a Volatile Nation's Quest for Pride and Purpose (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780618138944
ISBN-10: 0618138943
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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Sony The Private Life
2001 - Sony the Private Life (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007135486
ISBN-10: 0007135483
Genre: Business & Money
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Sony The Private Life
2001 - Sony the Private Life (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007135493
ISBN-10: 0007135491
Genre: Business & Money
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Sony The Private Life
2001 - Sony the Private Life (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781861975799
ISBN-10: 1861975791
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Sony
2001 - Sony (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780618126941
ISBN-10: 0618126945
Genre: Business & Money
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Sony The Private Life
2001 - Sony the Private Life (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780006530916
ISBN-10: 0006530915
Genre: Business & Money
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Sony The Private Life
2000 - Sony the Private Life (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780002570251
ISBN-10: 0002570254
Genre: Business & Money
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Mishima A Biography
2000 - Mishima a Biography (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780306809774
ISBN-10: 030680977X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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Sony  The Private Life
1999 - Sony the Private Life (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780395893272
ISBN-10: 0395893275
Genres: Business & Money, History
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Mishima A Biography
1975 - Mishima a Biography (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780241891230
ISBN-10: 024189123X
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Mishima A Biography
1974 - Mishima a Biography (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780316598446
ISBN-10: 0316598445
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Mishima A Biography
1974 - Mishima a Biography (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9784805304020
ISBN-10: 4805304022
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Mishima
Mishima (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9788432231223
ISBN-10: 8432231223
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