Kenzaburo Oe

Bibliography


Works in Japanese
A selection of novels, short stories and essays:
Shisha no ogori. – Tokyo: Bungei shunju, 1958
Memushiri kouchi. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 1958
Miru mae ni tobe. – Tokyo: Shinchosha, 1958
Nichijo seikatsu no boken. – Tokyo, 1963
Kojinteki na taiken. – Tokyo: Shinchosha, 1964
Hiroshima noto. – Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten, 1965
Man’en gannen no futtoboru. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 1967
Warera no kyoki o iki nobiru michi o oshieyo. 1969
Okinawa noto. – Tokyo: Iwanami Shoten, 1970
Shosetsu no hoho. – Tokyo: Iwanami Gendai Senso, 1978
Natsukashii toshi e no tegami. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 1986
M/T to mori no fushigi no monogatari. – Tokyo: Iwanami, Shoten, 1986
Chiryo no to. – Tokyo, 1990
Yuruyaka na kizuna. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 1996
Torikaeko. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 2000
Ureigao no warabe. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 2002
Nihyakunen no kodomo. – Tokyo : Chūōm, 2003
Sayonara, watashi no hon yo!. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 2005
Suishi. – Tokyo: Kodansha, 2005
Routashi Anaberu rī souke dachitu mimakaritu. – Tokyo : Shinchosha, 2007
 
Translations into English
The Catch // Japan Quarterly, 6:1, 1959
Lavish are the Dead // Japan Quarterly, 12:2, 1965
A Personal Matter. – New York: Grove Press, 1968; London: W&N, 1969
The Silent Cry. Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1974; – London: Serpernt’s Tail, 1988
Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness. – New York: Grove Press, 1977 ; London : Serpent’s Tail, 1989
The Catch and other War Stories. – Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International, 1981
The Pinch Runner Memorandum. – New York : M.E. Sharpe, 1994
Hiroshima Notes. – Tokyo : YMCA Press, 1981. Rev. ed. 1995
Japan, the Ambiguous, and Myself : the Nobel Prize speech and other lectures. – Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International, 1995
Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids. – London ; New York : Marion Boyars, 1995
An Echo of Heaven. – Tokyo : Kodansha International, 1996
A Healing Family. – Tokyo : Kodansha International, 1996
A Quiet Life. – New York : Grove Press, 1996
Seventeen ; J : Two Novels. – New York : Blue Moon Books, 1996
Rouse Up O Young Men of the New Age! – New York : Grove Press, 2002
Somersault. – New York : Grove Press, 2003
The Changeling. – New York : Grove Press, 2010
 
Critical studies
Wilson, Michiko Niikuni, The marginal world of Oe Kenzaburo : a study in themes and techniques. – Armonk, N.Y. : Sharpe, 1986
Oe and beyond : fiction in contemporary Japan / edited by Stephen Snyder and Philip Gabriel. – Honolulu : University of Hawai’i Press, 1999
Claremont, Yasuko, The novels of Oe Kenzaburo. – London : Routledge, 2008

The Swedish Academy, 2013

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