Building waves

ISBN: 9781564787156, 156478715X
OCLC Number: 767564407
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Taeko Tomioka
Translator: Louise Heal Kawai
Language: en
Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press
Publication Place: Champaign, IL
Japanese Copyright Year: 1983
English Publication Date: 2012
Notes: Japanese title: Namiutsu tochi.
Related: Japanese women writing.
Abstract: In her early forties, Kyoko has no compunction about getting what she wants. But when she begins a relationship with a traditional and conformist man, the result in Building Waves is uncomfortable, comical, and ultimately fatal.