His early translated works, the subject of a fascinating new book, shed light on the business of bringing the best-selling novelist to a global audience.
Territory of Light, Yuko Tsushima’s story of a single mother navigating ’70s Japan, exploded notions of autofiction by women as simply memoiristic.
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