Ogai Mori (森 鴎外 Mori Ogai, February 17, 1862 – July 8, 1922)
Hard-nose man who is very fond of novelties.
Born into hereditary doctors to a feudal lord, he became an army surgeon and studied German.
While working as a high-ranking army doctor, he published novels, poets and translations including his own literary journal.
Romantic relationship between Germany girl and Japanese man amazed public at the time.
The Wild Geese (1911–13)
The Dancing Girl(1890)