Biogenesis and Other Stories PDF ePub eBook

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Biogenesis and Other Stories free pdf Each of the five stories featured in this collection explores the precariousness of life. Presented to the reader as documentary summaries and scientific reports, they are beautiful in their simplicity, leaving the reader haunted and unsettled. The title story presents scientific research findings about a species of winged mice that are unable to fly and, whilst breeding, shed tears but then die, leading their species to extinction. Eerily, the scientists conducting the research both die from incurable diseases in the process.

About Tatsuaki Ishiguro

Tatsuaki Ishiguro was born in 1961. In 1989, he won the Kaien Newcomer Award for "Saishu Jouei (The Last Showing)." While working for The University of Tokyo Hospital, he published many short stories. In 1994, the short story entitled "Dr. Nobuhiko Myoji, who died from AIDS on May 2nd, 1991, and..." was nominated for the Akutagawa Award, and won acclaim from Nobel Prize Winner Kenzaburo Oe and Koji Suzuki. He currently works for The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center.

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Author : Tatsuaki Ishiguro
Publisher : Vertical Inc.
Data Published : 23 July 2015
ISBN : 193428730X
EAN : 9781934287309
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 240 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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