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Yukio Mishima (1925-1970) was a renowned Japanese author, playwright, and political activist. His works often explore post-war Japan's spiritual and cultural struggles, known for their sharp and sometimes provocative style. Famous works include "The Temple of the Golden Pavilion" and the "Sea of Fertility" tetralogy. "The Temple of the Golden Pavilion" is particularly celebrated, delving into the themes of beauty and destruction. Mishima also lamented modern Japan's spiritual decline and advocated for a revival of traditional samurai values. In 1970, after a failed coup attempt, he committed seppuku, a dramatic end that continues to spark discussion. His legacy remains influential in Japanese culture and literature.



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