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An Evening with Yu Miri - Part of Japan Now 2019

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Thursday February 21, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Yu Miri is one of Japan?s most exciting contemporary writers, whose work confronts taboos in Japanese society such as suicide and child neglect with fearless perception. Alongside her translator Morgan Giles, they lift the lid on contemporary Japan through discussion and audience questions. Programmed by Modern Culture in partnership with the Japan Foundation and Sheffield University. Supported by Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation, the Japan Society and the National Centre for Writing. Part of Japan-UK Season of Culture 2019-20.