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 was a [[Japan|Japanese]] novelist and poet of [[children's literature]] from [[Hanamaki, Iwate]], in the late [[Taishō]] and early [[Shōwa (1926–1989)|Shōwa periods]]. He was also known as an agricultural science teacher, a [[vegetarianism|vegetarian]], [[cello|cellist]], devout Buddhist, and utopian [[social activist]].<ref name="Curley" >Curley, Melissa Anne-Marie, "Fruit, Fossils, Footprints: Cathecting Utopia in the Work of Miyazawa Kenji", in Daniel Boscaljon (ed.), [ ''Hope and the Longing for Utopia: Futures and Illusions in Theology and Narrative''], James Clarke & Co./ /Lutterworth Press 2015. pp.96–118, p.96.</ref>

Some of his major works include Night on the Galactic Railroad, Kaze no Matasaburō, Gauche the Cellist, and The Night of Taneyamagahara. Miyazawa converted to Nichiren Buddhism after reading the Lotus Sutra, and joined the Kokuchūkai, a Nichiren Buddhist organization. His religious and social beliefs created a rift between him and his wealthy family, especially his father, though after his death his family eventually followed him in converting to Nichiren Buddhism. Miyazawa founded the Rasu Farmers Association to improve the lives of peasants in Iwate Prefecture. He was also a speaker of Esperanto and translated some of his poems into that language.Click here to see the full biography
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Miyazawa Kenji shishū / Asano Akira hen
宮沢賢治詩集 / 浅野晃編
by Miyazawa, Kenji, 1896-1933
宮沢賢治, 1896-1933
Tōkyō : Hakuhōsha, 50 [1975]
東京 : 白鳳社, 50 [1975]
Eigo de yomu Ginga tetsudō no yoru / Miyazawa Kenji, Roj{22}a Parubāsu yaku
英語で読む銀河鐵道の夜 / 宮澤賢治,ロジャパルバース訳
by Miyazawa, Kenji, 1896-1933
宮澤賢治, 1896-1933
Tōkyō : Chikuma Shobō, 1996
東京 : 筑摩書房, 1996
by Miyazawa, Kenji, 1896-1933
Tokyo : Yushindo Masupuresu, 1960
Kōhon Miyazawa Kenji zenshū
by Miyazawa, Kenji, 1896-1933
宮澤賢治, 1896-1933
Tōkyō : Chikuma Shobō, Shōwa 48-52 [1973-1977]
東京 : 筑摩書房, 昭和 48-52 [1973-1977]
Ginga tetsudō no yoru / Miyazawa Kenji
銀河鉄道の夜 / 宮沢賢治
Uniform title: Works. Selections. 1990
by Miyazawa, Kenji, 1896-1933
宮沢賢治, 1896-1933
Tōkyō : Kabushiki Kaisha Shūeisha, 1990
東京 : 株式会社集英社, 1990
BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Miyazawa Kenji korekushon = Kenji Miyazawa collection / Miyazawa Kenji
宮沢賢治コレクション = Kenji Miyazawa collection / 宮沢賢治
Uniform title: Works
by Miyazawa, Kenji, 1896-1933
宮沢賢治, 1896-1933
Tōkyō : Chikuma Shobō, 2016-2018 , ©2018
東京 : 筑摩書房, 2016-2018
BookBook [text, volume]
by Miyazawa, Kenji, 1896-1933
Tokyo, Palo Alto [Calif.] Kodansha International ltd. [1972]
Kyōshi Miyazawa Kenji no shigoto / Hatayama Hiroshi
教師宮沢賢治のしごと / 畑山博
by Hatayama, Hiroshi, 1935-
畑山博, 1935-
Tōkyō : Shōgakkan, 1989
東京 : 小学館, 1989
Īhatōvo gensō : tamayura no Miyazawa Kenji shō / Hiroguchi Mio
イーハトーヴォ幻想 : たまゆらの宮澤賢治抄 / 尋口澪
by Hiroguchi, Mio
Fukuoka-shi : Ashi Shobō, 1993
福岡市 : 葦書房, 1993
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