Publish date: January 29th 2008
Pages no: 176
Edition language: English
, 20th Century
, Asian Literature
, Japanese Literature
IntroductionA Note on the TranslationAcknowledgmentsSuggestions for Further Reading--KusamakuraNotes
Three-Cornered World, also know as Grass Pillow, is a story of little narrative substance. The main character stays for a time at a country inn. He struggles with the meanings of being an artist and the ability to convey his thoughts and emotions in the written word or on canvas. The innkeeper's dau...