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Author Study: Kazuo Ishiguro Curated by Kelly Wu '20

Welcome! Explore this LibGuide to learn about author Kazuo Ishiguro.

Beech, Peter. “The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro – a Subtle Masterpiece about What Is Not Said.” The Guardian, Guardian News and Media, 7 Jan. 2016,www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2016/jan/07/the-remains-of-the-day-by-kazuo-ishiguro-book-to-share.

Boström, Mattias. “Nobel Prize Winner Kazuo Ishiguro: Inspired by Sherlock Holmes.” I Hear of Sherlock Everywhere, 6 Oct. 2017, www.ihearofsherlock.com/2017/10/nobel-prize-winner-kazuo-ishiguro.html#.XApnEhMzaHo.

Chaudhuri, Amit. “Unlike Kafka.” London Review of Books, London Review of Books, 7 June 1995, www.lrb.co.uk/v17/n11/amit-chaudhuri/unlike-kafka.

Cooke, Rachel. “Kazuo Ishiguro Is Never Letting Go.” Evening Standard, 3 Feb. 2011,11:41, www.standard.co.uk/lifestyle/kazuo-ishiguro-is-never-letting-go-6562993.html.

Enniss, Stephen. “Taking Note of the Kazuo Ishiguro Archive.” Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 15 June 2016, top.adlesse.com/en/i/203024899717229325/taking-note-of-the-kazuo-ishiguro-archive.

Falco, Michael. “Salman Rushdie on Kazuo Ishiguro: His Legendary Novel The Remains of the Day Resurges.” The Globe and Mail, Special to The Globe and Mail, 15 May 2014, beta.theglobeandmail.com/arts/books-and-media/kazuo-ishiguros-legendary-novel-the-remains-of-the-day-resurges/article20077637/?ref=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.theglobeandmail.com&.

Harrison, M John. “Review: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro.” The Guardian, Guardian News and Media, 26 Feb. 2005, www.theguardian.com/books/2005/feb/26/bookerprize2005.bookerprize.

Hensher, Philip. “It's the Way He Tells It...” The Guardian, Guardian News and Media, 19 Mar. 2000, www.theguardian.com/books/2000/mar/19/fiction.bookerprize2000.

Ishiguro, Kazuo. “A Village After Dark.” The New Yorker, The New Yorker, 5 Oct. 2017, www.newyorker.com/magazine/2001/05/21/a-village-after-dark.

Ishiguro, Kazuo. “My Twentieth Century Evening – and Other Small Breakthroughs.” The Nobel Prize, The Nobel Foundation, 2017, www.nobelprize.org/prizes/literature/2017/ishiguro/25124-kazuo-ishiguro-nobel-lecture-2017/.

“Ishiguro Revisited.” The New Yorker, The New Yorker, 20 June 2017, www.newyorker.com/magazine/2001/05/21/ishiguro-revisited.

Jordison, Sam. “January's Reading Group: The Unconsoled by Kazuo Ishiguro.” The Guardian, Guardian News and Media, 6 Jan. 2015, www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2015/jan/06/january-reading-group-the-unconsoled-kazuo-ishiguro.

“Kazuo Ishiguro.” Academy of Achievement, 7 May 2018, www.achievement.org/achiever/

kazuo-ishiguro/#biography.

"Kazuo Ishiguro." Authors and Artists for Young Adults, vol. 58, Gale, 2004. Biography In         Context, http://link.galegroup.com/apps/doc/K1603001233/BIC?u=cnciss&sid=BIC&xid=1907b9a4. Accessed 14 Dec. 2018.

“Kazuo Ishiguro.” Literature, British Council, 1 Jan. 1970, literature.britishcouncil.org/writer/kazuo-ishiguro.

Kazuo Ishiguro – Other resources. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Media AB 2018. Thu. 13 Dec 2018. https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/literature/2017/ishiguro/other-resources.

Keillor, Garrison. “Welcome to the Abyss.” The Washington Post, WP Company, 10 Oct. 2017, www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/welcome-to-the-abyss/2017/10/10/cf734f06-adf3-11e7-a908-a3470754bbb9_story.html?utm_term=.97b0a3c09ec7.

King, Bruce. “World Literature Today.” World Literature Today, vol. 76, no. 3/4, 2002, pp. 100-100. JSTOR, JSTOR, www.jstor.org/stable/40157643.

Krider, Dylan Otto, and Kazuo Ishiguro. “Rooted in a Small Space: An Interview with Kazuo Ishiguro.” Kazuo Ishiguro : Contemporary Critical Perspectives, vol. 20, 1998, pp. 146–        154.

Livingstone, Josephine. “What's So ‘Inscrutable’ About Kazuo Ishiguro?” The New Republic, The New Republic, 5 Oct. 2017, newrepublic.com/article/145206/whats-inscrutable-kazuo-ishiguro.

Maduram, Jane. “When We Were Orphans: An Intelligent and Nuanced Book.” The Tech-Online Edition, The Tech, 26 Sept. 2000, tech.mit.edu/V120/N45/book_review.45a.html.

McCrum, Robert. “The 100 Best Novels: No 94 – An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro (1986).” The Guardian, Guardian News and Media, 6 July 2015, www.theguardian.com/books/2015/jul/06/100-best-novels-no-94-an-artist-of-the-floating-world-kazuo-ishiguro-mazuji-ono-noriko.

Olsen, Mark. “Nobel Winner Kazuo Ishiguro Has a Long Relationship to the Movie Screen.” Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Times, 5 Oct. 2017, www.latimes.com/entertainment/la-et-entertainment-news-updates-nobel-winner-kazuo-ishiguro-has-a-long-1507233977-htmlstory.html.

Rego, Alexandra. “The Remains of the Great British Novel: Reflections on Kazuo Ishiguro’s Nobel Prize.” The Tribe Online, 17 Oct. 2017, www.thetribeonline.com/2017/10/the-remains-of-the-great-british-novel-reflections-on-kazuo-ishiguros-nobel-prize/.

Richards, Linda. “Kazuo Ishiguro January Interview.” Feature | A Short History of American Comic Books, Oct. 2000, www.januarymagazine.com/profiles/ishiguro.html.

Sheehan, Dan . “The First Reviews of Every Ishiguro Novel.” Book Marks, Riverhead Books, 6 Oct. 2017, bookmarks.reviews/the-first-reviews-of-every-ishiguro-novel/.

Smith, Adam. “Telephone Interview with Kazuo Ishiguro.” The Nobel Prize, The Nobel Foundation, 5 Oct. 2017, www.nobelprize.org/prizes/literature/2017/ishiguro/interview/.

Swift, Graham. “Kazuo Ishiguro by Graham Swift.” BOMB Magazine, BOMB, 1 Oct. 1989, bombmagazine.org/articles/kazuo-ishiguro/.

Vorda, Allan. “An Interview with Kazuo Ishiguro.” Mississippi Review, vol. 20, no. 1/2, Interviews with Kathyacker, Paulauster, Eudora Welty, Jamaicakincaid, Kazuoishiguro, Robertstone, Petertaylor, Ishmaelreed & Others, 1 Jan. 1991, pp. 131–154.

Wong, Cynthia F. “The 'Inevitable Sadness' of Kazuo Ishiguro's Fiction.” The Conversation, The Conversation, 10 Dec. 2018, theconversation.com/the-inevitable-sadness-of-kazuo-ishiguros-fiction-85299.

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“A Pale View of Hills.” Amazon, www.amazon.co.uk/Pale-View-Hills-Kazuo-Ishiguro/dp/0571258255.

Enniss, Stephen. “Taking Note of the Kazuo Ishiguro Archive.” Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin, 15 June 2016, top.adlesse.com/en/i/203024899717229325/taking-note-of-the-                    kazuo-ishiguro-archive.

“Japan-Born British Author Kazuo Ishiguro Honored by the Prefecture and City of His Birth.” The Japan Times, 4 July 2018, www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/07/04/national/japan-born-british-author-kazuo-ishiguro-honored-prefecture-city-birth/#.XBZVBxMzYWo.

Jeremy. “An Artist of the Floating World - Kazuo Ishiguro (1986).” Excelsior, 22 May 2017, excelsiorforever.blogspot.com/2017/05/an-artist-of-floating-world-kazuo.html.

“Kazuo Ishiguro.” Academy of Achievement, 4 May 2018, www.achievement.org/achiever/kazuo-ishiguro/#gallery.

“Kazuo Ishiguro, Memory, and Japan.” Nippon.com, 5 Oct. 2017, www.nippon.com/en/nipponblog/m00084/.

 

Kitwood, Dan. “A Man Protests against Brexit.” Foreign Policy, July 2018, foreignpolicy.com/2018/07/12/take-back-control-brexit-is-tearing-britain-apart_trump_eu/.

Testa, Andrew. “Kazuo Ishiguro.” The New York Times, 1 Mar. 2015, static01.nyt.com/images/2015/03/01/books/review/01GAIMAN2/01GAIMAN2-superJumbo.jpg?quality=90&auto=webp.

 

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