The Woman with the Flying Head and Other Stories (Japanese by Kurahashi Yumiko,Atsuko Sakaki PDF

By Kurahashi Yumiko,Atsuko Sakaki

this is often an English-language anthology devoted to the fast tales of Kurahashi Yumiko (1935-), a jap novelist of profound highbrow powers. The 11 tales incorporated during this quantity recommend the breadth of the author's literary creation, starting from parodies of classical jap literature to cosmopolitan avant-garde works, from quasi-autobiography to technology fiction. Her subversive fiction defies validated definitions of "literature", "Japan", "modernity" and "femininity", and represents an incredible highbrow point of recent jap women's literature.

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