The Resource The changeling, (electronic resource)

The changeling, (electronic resource)

Label
The changeling
Title
The changeling
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Oe introduces Kogito Choko, a writer in his early sixties, as he rekindles a childhood friendship with his estranged brother-in-law, the renowned filmmaker Goro Hanawa. Goro sends Kogito a trunk of tapes he has recorded of reflections about their friendship, but as Kogito is listening one night, he hears something odd. "I'm going to head over to the Other Side now," Goro says, and then Kogito hears a loud thud. After a moment of silence, Goro's voice continues: "But don't worry, I'm not going to stop communicating with you." Moments later, Kogito's wife rushes in; Goro has jumped to his death. With that, Kogito begins a far-ranging search to understand what drove his brother-in-law to suicide. His quest takes him from the forests of southern Japan to the washed-out streets of Berlin, where Kogito confronts the ghosts from his own past and that of his lifelong, but departed, friend
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
åOe, Kenzaburåo
Dewey number
895.6/35
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boehm, Deborah Boliver
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors, Japanese
  • Male friendship
  • Suicide
  • Electronic books
  • Japan
  • Berlin (Germany)
Target audience
adult
Label
The changeling, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11779464
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11779464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11779464
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11779464
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The changeling, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11779464
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11779464
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11779464
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11779464
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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