Anne Bayard-Sakai
Born in Japan, Professor of Japanese Language and Literature at the Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (French National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations), Anne Bayard-Sakai is also translator, and has published many translations (Yasunari Kawabata, Shohei Ooka, Fumiko Enchi, Toshiyuki Horie and others).She was a member of the editing team for the Euvres of Jun' ichiro Tanizaki in the Pleiade series published by Gallimard, and is currently preparing a book devoted to this author.