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Where Europe Begins

by Yoko Tawada

  • 371 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by New Directions Publishing Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Literary,
  • Short Stories (single author)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSusan Bernofsky (Translator), Yumi Selden (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7999987M
    ISBN 100811215156
    ISBN 109780811215152
    OCLC/WorldCa49530104

    Daily Dose of Europe: Tuscany — "Here Begins Prosciutto" I keep thinking of all my Tuscan friends, hunkered down in their farmhouses while waiting out the coronavirus. At least they're well-fed. Because of the coronavirus, Europe is effectively off-limits to American travelers for . "Where Europe Begins" presents a collection of startling new stories by Japanese writer Yoko Tawada. Moving through landscapes of fairy tales, family history, strange words and letters, dreams, and every-day reality, Tawada's work blurs divisions between fact and fiction, prose and poetry.

      Europe US Americas Asia Australia Middle East Africa Inequality Global development More This article is more than 5 months old. Belgium begins to face brutal colonial legacy of Leopold II Author: Daniel Boffey.   Europe is the second smallest of the seven continents covering roughly 2% of the earth’s surface. The name 'Europe’ has long been thought to have been derived from the ancient myth of Zeus and ing to this tale, the great god Zeus, seeing the lovely Phoenician princess Europa bathing (or, according to other versions, playing with her handmaidens) by the sea shore, transformed Author: Joshua J. Mark.

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Chosen as a Times Literary Supplement Book of the Year, Where Europe Begins has been described by the Russian literary phenomenon Victor Pelevin as "a spectacular journey through a world of colliding languages and multiplying cities.".

Surrealistic distortions of the phenomena of cultural displacement and alienation dominate this elegant new collection of stories by the Japanese author of The Bridegroom Was a Dog ().

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