Literature

Washington People: Rebecca Copeland | Source

Rebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese Language and Literature in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, is a nationally recognized scholar of modern Japanese literature, translator of contemporary Japanese novels, and now a novelist herself. Copeland is the author of “The Kimono Tattoo,” a mystery set in Kyoto …

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Political elements make great literature: Mojaffor

Mojaffor Hossain Fiction writer Mojaffor Hossain has said he considers larger-than-life fictions because fictional characters provide insight into different aspects of life. He is inspired by his characters by observing lived reality and the people around him. “I am inspired by real people. I pay attention to the people around …

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