September is National Translation Month, and we’re kicking off week two with some of our favorite works of Japanese literature translated into English. This week we have a lineup of excerpts and guests posts from John Nathan, Richard Calichman, Phyllis Lyons, and Keller Kimbrough. Be sure to enter our drawing (bottom of page) for your chance to win one of these featured titles! The giveaway will close Friday, September 14 at 1:00 pm EDT. The giveaway winner will be contacted on Friday, September 14 by the close of our business day.