Still Life and Other Stories

Product Number: EB00663296
Released: Mar 27, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780893469900
Publisher: Stone Bridge Press
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Description

"Shono conveys both intimacy and distance, tranquility and tension, as he explores the shifting relations between husband and wife, father and son, brother and sister." -Publishers Weekly "These stories are so artful... they seem like the artless productions of life itself." -Kenyon College Book Review -- Kenyon College Book Review "This collection should be sipped and savored like warm sake." -Small Press Winner of the Pen Center West Award, this delicate collection of thirteen linked tales reveals the flow of daily life in the modern Japanese family. Junzo Shono's artful layering of commonplace events, images, and conversations has been compared to haiku poetry crossed with an Ozu film.

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Author(s): Junzo Shono
Original Publish Date: Jul 01, 1998

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