The Factory (Paperback)

By Hiroko Oyamada, David Boyd (Translator)

New Directions Publishing Corporation, 9780811228855, 128pp.

Publication Date: October 29, 2019

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Told in three alternating first-person narratives, The Factory casts a vivid--if sometimes surreal--portrait of the absurdity and meaninglessness of modern life. With hints of Kafka and unexpected moments of creeping humor, Hiroko Oyamada is one of the boldest writers of her generation.