Donald Lawrence Keene (June 18, 1922 – February 24, 2019) was an American-Japanese translator, scholar, and writer. Keene was a Professor Emeritus of Japanese Literature at Columbia University, and published nearly fifty books in both Japanese and English. He held a doctorate in Japanese literature, fourteen honorary degrees, and numerous awards for his work. In 2011, he immigrated from America to Japan.
Donald Keene (Translator) is an editor or translator.