Change to the festival participant list


 The secretariat regrets to announce that Sheng Keyi has had to withdraw from this year’s festival due to circumstances beyond her control. We apologize for the disappointment this must cause among her many fans.

The events that she was to take part in, and the new makeup of participants is as follows:

March 4 (Marunouchi Building)
"Literature Crosses Borders, Reaches Readers Worldwide ―― International Literary Magazine Editor on the Creation of Global Literature"
Speakers: John Freeman, Nakamura Fuminori, Hirano Kei’ichiro

March 5 (International House of Japan)
"China and Japan Today Seen Through Literature"
Speakers: Nakajima Kyoko, Iizuka Yutori
February 25, 2016
Tokyo International Literary Festival Secretariat