Throughout history, there have been many Japanese women writers who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Japanese female writers such as Ayako Fujitani, Yayoi Kusama, Ayumi Hamasaki, Murasaki Shikibu, Ai Iijima.
Marie KondoMarie Kondo
09 October 1984, Japanese
Organizing Expert
Ayako FujitaniAyako Fujitani
07 December 1979, Japanese
Actor, Writer, Novelist

Murasaki ShikibuMurasaki Shikibu
0973 AD, Japanese
Novelist

Ayumi HamasakiAyumi Hamasaki
02 October 1978, Japanese
Singer, Seiyū, Songwriter, Model, Actor,

Megumi YokotaMegumi Yokota
05 October 1964, Japanese
Writer

Mineko IwasakiMineko Iwasaki
02 November 1949, Japanese
Autobiographer, Geisha
Banana YoshimotoBanana Yoshimoto
24 July 1964, Japanese
Writer

Yōko OgawaYōko Ogawa
30 March 1962, Japanese
Novelist, Writer

Masako NatsumeMasako Natsume
17 December 1957, Japanese
Actor, Model, Poet
Ai IijimaAi Iijima
31 October 1972, Japanese
Adult Film Star, AV idol, Seiyū, Tarento, Glamor

Katsura HoshinoKatsura Hoshino
21 April 1980, Japanese
Mangaka
Yuyuko TakemiyaYuyuko Takemiya
24 February 1978, Japanese
Writer, Novelist

Yosano AkikoYosano Akiko
07 December 1878, Japanese
Author

Higuchi IchiyōHiguchi Ichiyō
02 May 1872, Japanese
Author

Izumo no OkuniIzumo no Okuni
1572 AD, Japanese
Inventor

Yūko TsushimaYūko Tsushima
30 March 1947, Japanese
Writer, Novelist, Short story writer, Literary
Natsuo KirinoNatsuo Kirino
07 October 1951, Japanese
Novelist, Writer

Miri YuMiri Yu
22 June 1968, Japanese
Author

Phyllis Ayame WhitneyPhyllis Ayame Whitney
09 September 1903, Japanese, American
Author

Enchi FumikoEnchi Fumiko
02 October 1905, Japanese
Author
Kanehara HitomiKanehara Hitomi
08 August 1983, Japanese
Author

Sawako AriyoshiSawako Ariyoshi
20 January 1931, Japanese
Author
Shungicu UchidaShungicu Uchida
07 August 1959, Japanese
Artist

Risa WatayaRisa Wataya
01 February 1984, Japanese
Novelist

Kiharu NakamuraKiharu Nakamura
14 April 1913, Japanese
Essayist
Chiyo UnoChiyo Uno
28 November 1897, Japanese
Author

Ineko SataIneko Sata
01 June 1904, Japanese
Writer
Shōko IedaShōko Ieda
22 July 1958, Japanese
novelist

Sue SumiiSue Sumii
07 January 1902, Japanese
Writer