Birnbaum, Alfred

Alfred Birnbaum translated many of Haruki Murakami’s early novels including A Wild Sheep Chase and Hard-Boiled Wonderland and The End of the World, Natsuki Ikezawa’s A Burden of Flowers and The Navidad Affair, and Miyuki Miyabe’s All She Was Worth. His co-translation of Murakami’s Underground – was awarded the 2001 Sawagawa Foundation Translation Award, and his co-translation of Nu Nu Yi’s Smile As They Bow was short-listed for the 2007 Man Asia Literature Award.


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