Kan Kikuchi

Kan Kikuchi

(December 26, 1888March 6, 1948), known by his pen name Kan Kikuchi (which utilises the same kanji as his real name), was a Japanese author born in Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture. He established the publishing company Bungeishunjū, the monthly magazine of the same name, the Japan Writer's Association and both the Akutagawa and Naoki Prize for popular literature. He was also the head of Daiei Motion Picture Company (currently Kadokawa Pictures). He is known to have been an avid player of Mahjong.


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