- Honma Hisao (1886-1981): Expert on Oscar Wilde
- The Toils of Kōri Torahiko (1890-1924): A Very Brief Life
Author: Hirata Yoko
This essay charts the literary and translation efforts of Honma Hisao (1886-1981), particularly in regard to Oscar Wilde; how he looked outward at English literature, inward at Meiji era literature and then combined the two in the comparative study of world literature.
Author: Norimasa Morita
In his brief life and literary career Kōri Torahiko (1890-1924) had many dealings with Britain and its literary scene. This portrait charts his interactions as a Japanese writer with the culture of Britain and its literature.