The literature of Japan is diverse and extensive. Beginning with the first works of Japanese mythology from the 8th century, it offers an impressive insight into Japan’s culture and society over many centuries up to the present day.

The EKŌ Center also regularly contributes to discovering Japanese literature in all its facets with events and articles.

Events of the EKŌ Center

Symposium Poetic Experience of Faith between East Asia and Europe (Sept. 29. – Oct. 1, 2023)

Kultursplitter: An online series on cultural issues from Japan