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Jay Rubin on Translating Murakami


In an interview for the New Yorker, Haruki Murakami’s longtime translator Jay Rubin talks about the work of the Japanese author (whose new book 1Q84 has just been published) and his own work as a translator:

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The New Yorker also published a Murakami short story, Town of Cats, translated by Rubin, in September.

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