Making Kobayashi's works sound as if written today

Sep 14, 2013

Making Kobayashi's works sound as if written today

by Paul Mccarthy

For most readers, Japanese literature may suggest romantic/erotic works by Nagai Kafu, elegantly classical and humorously or sinisterly “kinky” fiction by Tanizaki, or coolly stylish contemporary works by Haruki Murakami. For such readers, this volume will come as a shock — both refreshing and ...