Death sentences

ISBN: 9780816654543, 0816654549, 9780816654550, 0816654557
OCLC Number: 759909871
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Chiaki Kawamata
Translator: Thomas Lamarre, Kazuko Y. Behrens
Language: en
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Publication Place: Minneapolis
Japanese Copyright Year: 1984
English Publication Date: 2012
Notes: Japanese title: Genshi-gari. Contents: Prologue: The tracker, Another world, The gold of time, Undiscovered century, The shade of the shadow of light, Voyagers, The final chapter: Oblivion. Foreword by Takayuki Tatsumi.
Abstract: A young poet, Who May, pens one disturbing poem after another until he creates a poem that can kill, which sparks a "magic poem plague" when copies are mailed to all of his friends.