Breasts and Eggs

Mieko Kawakami's latest is a novel of uncertainty, absence, and bodily obsession.

Criticism 27th August 2020

Tokyo Ueno Station

Yu Miri's subtle novel about a man who haunts a Tokyo park is a deft and insightful look at the character and contradictions of modern Japan.

Criticism 8th May 2019

Real Boys

Issue 35, Volume 2: Winter 2016 - Fear & Fantasy

Clara Kumagai

Clara Kumagai’s writing has appeared in Banshee, Room, Event, and Cicada. She is from Ireland, Canada, and Japan.