Resource Sites & More

Resource Sites: — A fan site which features pictures, quotes, videos, artworks and news — “Everything related to the Japanese writer Haruki Murakami.” is a complete resource, which includes links to articles, interviews, and essays about Murakami, as well as lively message boards.

Translating Haruki Murkami is a blog that was started by Ika Kaminka and Anna Zielinska-Elliott, Murakami’s Norwegian and Polish translators. They post regularly about new editions, with interesting commentary on the challenges of translating Murakami’s work.

Extended Excerpts:

Haida’s Story: A folktale from Haruki Murakami’s new novel, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage (

Quizes, Etc.:

Buzzfeed Quiz: Which Type of Murakami Character Are You?

Haruki Murkamai Bingo (The New York Times)


The Haruki Murakami Livejournal Community are a linked group of bloggers interested in writing about Murakami. It is open to all.