Little Labors
by Rivka Galchen


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This personal essay by the acclaimed Rivka Galchen sets out from these ancient Japanese women writers in search of "the small" throughout the history of literature -- from Emily Dickinson to Fyodor Dostoevsky, from Robert Walser to Marianne Moore -- before returning to the Land of the Rising Sun and its contemporary boom of young female Japanese crime fiction writers.  Read more...


 
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    Published: 2016-05-17
    Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
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Overview

This personal essay by the acclaimed Rivka Galchen sets out from these ancient Japanese women writers in search of "the small" throughout the history of literature -- from Emily Dickinson to Fyodor Dostoevsky, from Robert Walser to Marianne Moore -- before returning to the Land of the Rising Sun and its contemporary boom of young female Japanese crime fiction writers.


 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780811222969
  • ISBN-10: 0811222969
  • Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
  • Publish Date: March 2019
  • Page Count: 144


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