KANAZAWA Satoshi is associate professor at Kyoto Prefectural University. His publications on Faulkner include "'Midnight-colored' body--William Faulkner's 'Pantaloon in Black'" and "Nature of the 'big woods.'"
is professor at Kwansei Gakuin University. His
publications on Faulkner include A Study of William Faulkner's Short
SAEKI Shoichi is professor emeritus, University of Tokyo, and a literary
critic, has published numerous critical works in Japan, which include
Japanese Autobiographies (Nihonjin no jiden) (1974), Narrative Aesthetic (Monogatari geijutsu-ron)(1979), and Biographers I Love (Waga aisuru denkisakka-tachi) (1997).
WATANABE Shinji is professor at College of Arts, Rikkyo University. His main
interests are in American poetry and creative writing. His publications include We Hear Wilderness
Singing: The Essence and Metamorphosis of American Poetics (1993), Requiem for Marie: A Book of Poems (1995), and
Spell of a Bird (New York: Vantage Press, 1997).
ZETTSU Tomoyuki is associate professor at Tokyo Gakugei University. His
publications include essays on American Modernists, with special emphasis
on Southern writers. His work on Willa Cather, "Slavery, Song, and the
South," has appeared in Arizona Quarterly.