William Andrews

William Andrews is a writer and translator in Tokyo. He holds degrees from King’s College London and Sophia University. He is the author of Dissenting Japan: A History of Japanese Radicalism and Counterculture, from 1945 to Fukushima (C. Hurst & Co., 2016) and The Japanese Red Army: A Short History, published in German as Die Japanische Rote Armee Fraktion (bahoe books, 2018). His translation of Miura Daisuke’s play Love’s Whirlpool (2005) was published in 2018 by the Japan Playwrights Association, which also published his translation of Setoyama Misaki’s Their Enemy (2013) in 2019.