My 2003 novel Dragon Dance has just been re-issued in digital form at the extraordinary bargain price of $3.91.
“You’re an ignorant potato-eating slut from the boonies..”
He is also an actor with credits in Nikkatsu’s “Roman Porno” movies and the legendary gangster series “Battles without Honour and Humanity”
Borges favoured “happy and creative infidelity” and rejected the very concept of a definitive text.
How will people react when they find their favourite sushi place filled with foreigners squirting ketchup on the maguro?
In the late 1960s, there was a ramshackle coffee-shop called Dylan in Osaka’s Namba entertainment district which served as a meeting-place for musicians, hippies, theatre people and student radicals.
She refused to repudiate the yakuza boss who had acted as a father-figure since her earliest days in show-biz.
Jodo’s father is a Stalin-worshipping sadist who insists his son bear the pain of tooth extraction without anaesthetic
David Bowie and Yukio Mishima both staged their own deaths as pieces of performance art.
View Moriyama’s haunting black-and-white images, let your gaze rest on the unusual page lay-out and stroke the cover with your fingertips