What’s ArtReview Asia been reading this summer?

Books by Yoko Tawada, Hongmei Sun, Aruna D’Souza, Sayaka Murata and Byung-chul Han

Photo: Mikael Gregorsky

The Last Children of Tokyo, by Yoko Tawada. ARA Summer 2018 Books
The Last Children of Tokyo, by Yoko Tawada

Translated by Margaret Mitsutani, Portobello Books, £9.99 (softcover)
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Uproar in Heaven, 1965. ARA Summer 2018 Book Review

Transforming Monkey: Adaptation & Representation of a Chinese Epic, by Hongmei Sun

University of Washington Press, $30/£19.50 (softcover)
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WHITEWALLING: Art, race & Protest in 3 acts, by Aruna D'Souza. ARA Summer 2018 Book Review

Whitewalling: Art, Race & Protest in 3 Acts, by Aruna D’Souza

Badlands Unlimited, $19.99 (hardcover)
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Convenience Store Woman, by Sayaka Murata 2. ARA Summer 2018 Book Reviews

Convenience Store Woman, by Sayaka Murata

Translated by Ginny Tapley Takemori, Portobello Books, £12.99 (softcover)
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The Topology of Violence, by Byung-Chul Han. ARA Summer 2018 Book Review

Topology of Violence, by Byung-Chul Han

Translated by Amanda DeMarco, The MIT Press, £14.99/$19.95 (softcover)
Read the review here