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WEN YOUROU was born in 1980 in Taipei, Taiwan. At the age of three, she moved to Tokyo with her family, graduating in 2006 from Hosei University. In 2009, her story ‘Kokyokorai-uta’ (‘Send-off Song’) received an honourable mention in the Subaru Newcomers’ Award. Her novel, Mannaka no kodomotachi (The Children in the Middle) (Shueisha, 2017), was nominated for the 157th Akutagawa Prize. (Photo © Eisuke Asaoka.)

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Non-fiction - No. 34, Winter 2017