Download or read book A Personal Matter written by Kenzaburo Oe and published by Grove Press. This book was released on 1969 with total page 165 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: First pub. 1964. Author's most dramatic work, won him the prestigious Shincho Literary Prize. In the novel the narrator tells how he responds to the birth and problems posed by his handicapped child. Recipient of the 1994 Nobel prize.