Category: Abandoning A Cat

New book: Abandoning A Cat

April 23, 2020 By mk

Murakami’s new book “Abandoning A Cat: What I Talk About When I Talk About My Father” was released today. The major part of the book was that published last year on the magazine, and The New Yorker translated; In the afterword of the book, Murakami wrote: “If my father’s path had gone differently, I would […]

Paid tribute to Makoto Wada and selected new talent

April 20, 2020 By mk

“One of an editor’s greatest joys is nurturing a young writer over time. It’s a thrill to look at the clear night sky and discover a new star before anybody else sees it. (1Q84 Book 1, Ch. 2)” This month’s Illustration Magazine features Makoto Wada (1936-2019), a great illustrator and a close friend of Murakami […]