Li Kotomi’s win was celebrated by Taiwanese media on Thursday. Photo: Weibo Li Kotomi’s win was celebrated by Taiwanese media on Thursday. Photo: Weibo
Li Kotomi’s win was celebrated by Taiwanese media on Thursday. Photo: Weibo
Taiwan

Japanese literary award is won by Taiwan-born writer Li Kotomi

  • Li is only the second person whose native language is not Japanese to win the Akutagawa Prize
  • She is awarded the prize for her novel about a young girl who reaches an isolated island and faces its hidden history

Topic |   Taiwan
Li Kotomi’s win was celebrated by Taiwanese media on Thursday. Photo: Weibo Li Kotomi’s win was celebrated by Taiwanese media on Thursday. Photo: Weibo
Li Kotomi’s win was celebrated by Taiwanese media on Thursday. Photo: Weibo
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