Appeared in: Volume 6, Number 4
Published on: March 1, 2011
Send in the Clones

Kazuo Ishiguro hangs suspended between two cultures and two languages—a tension that enriches Never Let Me Go.

Norihiro Kato is a literary critic and professor at Waseda University’s School of International Liberal Studies. This essay was translated from the original Japanese by Michael Emmerich.
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