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MRU24: Atwood and Murakami

To usher in the spring, micro readers united, Shanghai’s short story reading group roars for Margaret Atwood and Haruki Murakami in the reading ring. Who will win the battle? Margaret Atwood (CA) “Stone Mattress” (2011)  “Death by Landscape” (1990) Haruki … Continue reading

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MRU8: In the Blink of a Clock (Korea/Japan)

“In Goats’ Eyes Is the Sky Blue?” by Natsuo Kirino (Japan) A boy counts out the last days of his restricted life in a prisoners’camp. Story: http://www.granta.com/Online-Only/In-Goats-Eyes-is-the-Sky-BlueBlue “It’s Been Just a Year and a Half Now Since I Went with … Continue reading

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