GOSUKE SUZUKI¡ÊThe GPS is a nom de plume of the amateur times¡Ë
* Won Fourteenth Mainichi 21st. Century(Essay) Award
Born 1969 in
Worked for an advertising agency, fish market
and a nursing home.
Suffered from a mental disease and hospitalized. After leaving the hospital, stayed in
and worked as a volunteer for half a year at a horseback riding club.
After return home, published "THE ANSWER" at own expense. Kadokawa Publishing Co., Ltd printed a new edition of ¡ÈTHE ANSWER¡É in 2004
and it has reprinted immediately. Became a full-time writer after then.
"A suicide allied force"¡ÊKadokawa Publishing Co., Ltd. /2005¡Ë
¡Ä¡ÄA filmization plan is in progress.
"The story of the man who has become
a fatty"¡ÊKyuryudo /2006¡Ë
¡Ä¡Ä has made into a cartoon.
"Reunion"¡ÊYamaha pod casting drama /2006¡Ë
"Can you answer the question ¡ÈWhy do humans live?" ¡ÊKawade Shobo Shinsha, Publisheres /2007¡Ë
"Listen to the song of the daddy" (planned in 2008)
Synopsis of ¡ÈTHE ANSWER¡É by G.P.S.
ACT I ? Love Letter from
and announcing his intention to write a book about his discovery of the answer for the world¡Çs problems and return to
ACT II ? In Hazelwood. GPS discusses his philosophical quest with
a skeptical Canadian Indian guide, fasts
to forget everything and start over in the
ACT III ? A Letter to My
and recalls his own momentous philosophical discovery of the key to answering all problems in the origin of language
to the Sensei who was his junior high school teacher and inspired his search for understanding
by asking students to think about basic but usually ignored questions such as ¡ÈWhy is it wrong to kill people?¡É
ACT IV ? The Motherland. Dropping everything he is doing in
the mecca of Complex Systems. As his mental stability starts to slip, he follows the advice of Professor Hardy of MIT and heads to the wilds of
to do a fast. Suffering from strong suicidal compulsions as a result, he returns to
and commits himself to a mental hospital. Then, he returns to
EXPLANATION ? Postscript by Hatamaru Akiko, lecturer in