The Cape: and Other Stories from the Japanese Ghetto

No. Pages: 200
Dimensions: 5.3 x 7.5
Format: Paper & Digital
Price: US/16.95
ISBN: 9781933330433 (p) / 9781611729108 (e)
Release Date: 1-Jan-08


Born into the burakumin—Japan's class of outcasts—Kenji Nakagami depicts the lives of his people in sensual language and stark detail. The Cape is a breakthrough novella about a burakumin community, their troubled memories, and complex family histories. Includes House on Fire and Red Hair.