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REMINDER: The deadline for the 2019 Kyoko Selden Memorial Translation Prize competition is soon approaching. Translations should be submitted by the deadline of August 1, 2019. The 2018 prizes were awarded to Dawn Lawson for Nakajima Shōen’s A Famous Flower in Mountain Seclusion (Sankan no meika, 1889) and to Max Zimmerman for the short story, “An Artificial Heart” (Jinkō Shinzō, 1936) by Kosakai Fuboku. For further information please see the Cornell Asian Studies Department website.

Articles by Linda Hoaglund

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Linda Hoaglund was born in Japan, the daughter of American missionary parents, and was raised in rural Japan where she attended Japanese public schools. A graduate of Yale University, she worked as a bilingual news producer for Japanese television between 1981 and 1987. In 1987 she joined Alternate Current, an independent, American film production company, as a producer. Since 1996, she has subtitled over 100 Japanese films. She also represents Japanese directors and artists and serves as an international liaison for film producers. She recently received a commendation from the Foreign Minister of Japan for her work promoting Japanese film abroad.