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An Artist of the Floating World
by Kazuo Ishiguro

Kazuo Ishiguro's story of an artist in postwar Japan struggling with the reverberations of war and his cerebral "floating world."

World Literature is a member-facilitated Book Group. A Mechanics' librarian is on hand to make announcements, monitor, and partake in the discussion. All members are welcome to join.

This meeting will take place over ZoomTo receive an invitation to the discussion, please email our Programming Librarian, Myles, at [email protected]

World Literature Book Group Meetings

Members Free
Offsite: See description for location
Myles Cooper - 415-857-6721

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