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Undated - Toson Shimazaki (1872-1943) was a Japanese author, active in the Meiji, Taisho and early Showa period Japan. He began his career as a poet, but went on to establish himself as the major proponent of naturalism in Japanese literature. He joined a literary group associated with the literary magazine Bungakukai in 1893. His first novel, The Broken Commandment was published in 1906. It was considered a landmark in Japanese realism and is thus regarded as the first Japanese naturalist novel.  (Photo by Kingendai Photo Library/AFLO)

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Undated - Toson Shimazaki (1872-1943) was a Japanese author, active in the Meiji, Taisho and early Showa period Japan. He began his career as a poet, but went on to establish himself as the major proponent of naturalism in Japanese literature. He joined a literary group associated with the literary magazine Bungakukai in 1893. His first novel, The Broken Commandment was published in 1906. It was considered a landmark in Japanese realism and is thus regarded as the first Japanese naturalist...
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Photographer: Kingendai/AFLO
Source: AFLO
Date 24 Jun 2010
Location: Japan
Credit: Kingendai/AFLO
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