Author: Geraldine Harcourt


Translated Fiction Review: Territory of Light

June 4, 2020 Uncategorized 4 ★★★

Translated Fiction Review: Territory of LightTitle: Territory of Light
Author: Yūko Tsushima, Geraldine Harcourt
Source: from publisher for review
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Summary: This book was written beautifully and could make for some great discussions, but it was too strange and surreal for me.

This is the “story of a young woman, living alone in Tokyo with her three-year-old daughter. Its twelve, stand-alone fragments follow the first year of her separation from her husband.” (source) It was originally published in monthly installments in a Japanese literary magazine. Read more »