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La Mujer de La Arena

In a path atypical for a writer, Abe showed an early interest in mathematics, and later pursued studies in medicine. The Woman in the Dunes First Berkley edition.


Ardna, he also wrote theoretical criticism for which he is lesser known, merging literary, historica This Kafkaesque novel is an ambitious work about the lives of outcasts in modern Japan and such troubling themes as ecological destruction, old age, violence, and nuclear war “New York Times Book Review”.

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Koboo Abe, the internationally acclaimed author of Woman in the Dunes, combines wildly imaginative fantasies and naturalistic prose to create narratives reminiscent of the work of Kafka and Beckett.

The detective’s investigation takes him deep into Tokyo’s sleazy underworld, with its back-alley nude bars, sa In time, Jumpei is forced to work and comply, at least superficially, with the demands put on him—yet he continues to plot methods of breaking out of his buried prison cell.

The surface of the sand stood higher than the rooftops.

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Yet even well-read fans of literary fiction in the West will hardly recognize his name, let alone know his works. Even after the final page, we are left feeling that, much like the hero of this story, even if we cannot rise mhjer the challenge, we can hardly walk away. Three Related Plays Hardcover December, http: His only entry back into the world is to create a mask so perfect He eventually received a degree in medicine from Tokyo Imperial University, but reportedly did so poorly in his studies that he was allowed to graduate only if he promised never to take a job as a doctor.


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Abe comes across as the anti-Aesop, the storyteller who insists that we learn from his fable, but in place of ‘the moral of the story’ leaves us with only a blank space.

Life imitates art, huh? One can construct other approaches to this novel. Abe, in contrast, crosses over into dreamtime, bringing together the most incongruous and implausible elements into a story as shifting and unstable as the dunes it describes, yet presented with a rigor and attention to symbolic valence that never collapses into sheer fantasy or mindless horror.

Son of Asakichi and Yorimi Abe. Rendez-vous secret pp.

The Japanese novelist Abe has often been compared to Kafka and this novel suggests an elegantly chilling postscript to “The Metamorphosis.

Even so, Franz Kafka stands out as the seminal figure in exploring the broader possibilities of this approach, creating in works such as The Castle and The Trial a tone and ambiance that was less easy to pin down.

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