Jakucho Setouchi, 99, Died; Buddhist Monk Wrote Sex and Love

Setouchi studied Japanese literature at Tokyo Woman’s Christian University and attended World War II in 1943. During World War II, she married Yasushi Sakai, who was nine years older than her. When Japan’s foreign ministry sent her to Beijing, she accompanied her and gave birth to her daughter Michiko there in 1944. On July 4, …