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Read Real Japanese Fiction: Short Stories by Contemporary Writers
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Michael Emmerich
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Read Real Japanese Fiction: Short Stories by Contemporary Writers

Michael Emmerich


9781568365299

Kodansha International


Language Learning - Adults » Japanese;
Languages » Japanese
Japanese


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256 pages

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Long-awaited by teachers and students, this anthology presents short works by six of today’s most daring and provocative Japanese writers. It includes the spellbinding world of Hiromi Kawakami, the hair-raising horror of Otsuichi, the haunting prose of Banana Yoshimoto and the poetic word play of Yoko Tawada. Whatever their tastes, students are sure to find something of interest in this book. Suitable for intermediate levels and above.

By:   Michael Emmerich
Imprint:   Kodansha International
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 210mm,  Width: 140mm,  Spine: 23mm
Weight:   513g
ISBN:   9781568365299
ISBN 10:   1568365292
Pages:   256
Publication Date:   July 2017
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Language:   Japanese
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

MICHAEL EMMERICH graduated from Princeton University. After completing research in Japanese literature studies at Ritsumeikan University in Tokyo, he went on to earn a Ph.D. in Japanese literature from Columbia University. He is the highly acclaimed translator of Nobel laureate Yasunari Kawabatas First Snow on Fuji; Banana Yoshimotos Asleep, Goodbye Tsugumi and Hardboiled & Hard Luck; Genichiro Takahashis Sayonara Gangsters; Mari Akasakas Vibrator; and Taichi Yamadas In Search of a Distant Voice.

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