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Mieko Kawakami’s intimate portrait of womanhood in ‘Breasts and Eggs’
‘Convenience Store Woman’ author Sayaka Murata on breaking norms
Power and metaphor in ‘The Memory Police’
The ongoing battle to translate Japan’s leading literary women
Pleasure and prose in ‘Killing Commendatore’ and other novels
Kenji Miyazawa’s untranslatable masterpiece
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