The Nippon P.E.N. Club
The Nippon P.E.N. Club, 日本ペン倶楽部, Nippon pen kurabu
The membership includes literary men such as poets, novelists, playwriting, critics, essayists, Journalists, editors of periodicals, translators, etc. The object is to cooperate with similar bodies in foreign countries and foster friendly relations with men of letters of all the world.
1. To offer facilities to Japanese literary men who go abroad in cooperation with Pen Club in foreign countries. 2. Assistance to foreign writers in their inspection of Japan. 3. Selection and translation of the pieces of Japanese literature to introduced abroad. 4. Translation of modern works, articles and critical essays with a view to introducing contemporary Japanese literature. 5. To introduce abroad the literary activities of present-day Japan through its Bulletin.