A Pulsating Psycho Thriller From Ryu Murakami, Author Of In The Miso SoupA Renaissance Man For The Postmodern Age, Ryu Murakami A Musician, Filmmaker Tokyo Decadence , TV Personality, And Award Winning Author Has Gained A Cult Following In The West His First Novel, Almost Transparent Blue, Won Japan S Most Coveted Literary Prize And Sold Over A Million Copies, And His Most Recent Psychosexual Thriller, In The Miso Soup, Gave Readers A Further Taste Of His Incredibly Agile Imagination In Piercing, Murakami, In His Own Unique Style, Explores Themes Of Child Abuse And What Happens To The Voiceless Among Us, Weaving A Disturbing, Spare Tale Of Two People Who Find Each Other And Then Are Forced Into Hurting Each Other Deeply Because Of The Haunting Specter Of Their Own Abuse As Children
is a Japanese novelist and filmmaker He is not related to Haruki Murakami or Takashi Murakami.Murakami s first work, the short novel Almost Transparent Blue, written while he was still a student, deals with promiscuity and drug use among disaffected Japanese youth Critically acclaimed as a new style of literature, it won the newcomer s literature prize in 1976 despite some observers decrying it as decadent Later the same year, Blue won the Akutagawa Prize, going on to become a best seller In 1980, Murakami published the much longer novel Coin Locker Babies, again to critical acclaim.Takashi Miike s feature film Audition 1999 was based on one of his novels Murakami reportedly liked it so much he gave Miike his blessing to adapt Coin Locker Babies The screen play was worked on by director Jordan Galland However, Miike could not raise funding for the project An adaptation directed by Michele Civetta is currently in production.Murakami has played drums for a rock group called Coelacanth and hosted a TV talk show.
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- ピアッシング [Piasshingu]
- Ryū Murakami
- 17 February 2017 Ryū Murakami