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Saturday, February 23, 2013
Fact of the Day: Tale of the First Novel
The first novel in the world is generally believed to be The Tale of Genji written in the 11th century somewhere between the year 1000 to 1012. The author was a poet named Murasaki Shikibu, though it is only a nick-name. Her real name is unknown.