Charles Shiro Inouye

Charles Shiro Inouye is a Professor of Japanese and former Dean of the Colleges for Undergraduate Education at Tufts University. He is the author of "Similitude of Blossoms, A Critical Biography of Izumi Kyoka" (Harvard, 1998), and "Japanese Gothic Tales by Izumi Kyoka, Volumes One and Two" (Hawaii, 1994 and 2004). He received the 2003 U.S.-Japan Friendship Commission Prize, for the best English translation of a work of Japanese literature.