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  • Professor Donald Keene passes aged 96

    Sad, sad news,

    Although he was not an Armour enthusiast, he touched the hearts of many who were and still are.

    Professor Donald Keene who translated so many Japanese classics has passed aged 96 in Tokyo.

    https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/20.../#.XHKa3Oj7SM8

    Rest Peacefully Sensei.
    Pip Pip Cheerio

    Malcolm

  • #2
    Big news here where he took Japanese nationality after seeing the horrors of the Fukushima tsunami. A much loved soul, a loss to the world.
    Piers D - Japan / UK

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