Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness
Four Short NovelsBook - 2011
The title piece in this collection reveals its importance to Ôe's identity as a writer. Prize Stock, winner of the Akutagawa Prize, is about the relationship between a Japanese flier and captured black American flier during World War II. Aghwee the Sky Monster is about a young man's first job. The Day He Himself Shall Wipe My Tears Away is an unsparing parody of Yukio Mishima's terrorism and suicide.
Publisher: [United States] : Grove/Atlantic, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2011.
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
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