Kazuo Ishiguro

Standard Name: Ishiguro, Kazuo

Connections

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Intertextuality and Influence Sarah Waters
SW puts in puts in something like a regular work day when writing, but keeps going to all hours when re-writing. Despite her success, she still finds the process largely torture. And yet [s]tarting...
Intertextuality and Influence Bernardine Evaristo
Evaristo lists her influences as including The Bone People by Keri Hulme , Mama Day by Gloria Naylor , The Famished Road by Ben Okri , The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro ,...
Intertextuality and Influence Kamila Shamsie
She has named a number of authors with impact on her teenage years, including Kazuo Ishiguro , Anita Desai , and Peter Carey
Shamsie, Kamila. “A long, loving literary line”. theguardian.com.
. She has expressed particular affinity for Salman Rushdie 's Midnight's Children...
Occupation Maggie Gee
Having been a temporary filing clerk before university, MG worked from 1972 to 1974 for Elsevier International Press at their offices in Oxford, then spent six months on the dole, writing. While working at...
Performance of text Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
There opened in New York another immense Merchant-Ivory success with RPJ 's screenplay: The Remains of the Day, adapted from the novel by Kazuo Ishiguro .
Long, Robert Emmet. The Films of Merchant Ivory. Harry N. Abrams, 1997.
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Textual Production Rose Tremain
RT published her first novel, entitled Sadler's Birthday, which (like Kazuo Ishiguro 's highly successful The Remains of the Day, 1989) is a story centred on an ageing butler as its protagonist.
British Books in Print. J. Whitaker and Sons, 1987.
1979
OCLC WorldCat.

Timeline

Spring 1983
Granta magazine's first listing of twenty Best of Young British Novelists included the names of six women: Pat Barker , Ursula Bentley , Buchi Emecheta , Maggie Gee , Lisa St Auban de Teran , and Rose Tremain .