Tanizaki Jun’ichiro

Analysis of Jun’ichirō Tanizaki’s Diary of a Mad Old Man

The Japanese writer Jun’ichirō Tanizaki (1886–1965) began his career as a writer of sensational, rather diabolical tales influenced in part by Western writers such as Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Baudelaire, and Oscar Wilde. Celebrated for his masterful plotting and psychological… Read More ›