Scattered All Over the Earth
Translated by Margaret Mitsutani
‘I’d never once called a TV station, or had the courage to set out to meet someone out of the blue.’ An excerpt from Yoko Tawada’s new novel, translated from the Japanese by Margaret Mitsutani.
‘The self is the work of art. Criticism puts that self in the service of other art.’ Leslie Jamison and Margo Jefferson discuss the multiplicity of the self, the idea of necessity, and how to work with what you lack.