An Artist of the Floating World Ideas for Group Discussions
An Artist of the Floating World Literary Precedents
An Artist of the Floating World Bibliography
Gurewich, David. “Upstairs, Downstairs.” The New Criterion 8 (December, 1989): 77-80.
Ishiguro, Kazuo. Interview by Gregory Mason. Contemporary Literature 30 (Fall, 1989): 335-347.
Mason, Gregory. “Inspiring Images: The Influence of the Japanese Cinema on the Writings of Kazuo Ishiguro.” East-West Film Journal 3 (June, 1989): 39-52.
Petry, Mike. Narratives of Memory and Identity: The Novels of Kazuo Ishiguro. New York: Peter Lang, 1999.
Shaffer, Brian. Understanding Kazuo Ishiguro. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1998.
Sim, Wai-chew. Globalization and Dislocation in the Novels of Kazuo Ishiguro. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, 2006.
Stanton, Katherine. Cosmopolitan Fictions: Ethics, Politics, and Global Change in the Novels of Kazuo Ishiguro, Michael Ondaatje, Jamaica Kincaid, and J. M. Coetzee. New York: Routledge, 2006.
Walkowitz, Rebecca. Cosmopolitan Style: Modernism Beyond Nation. New York: Columbia University Press, 2006.
Wong, Cynthia. Kazuo Ishiguro. Tavistock, Devon, England: Northcote House, 2000.
Yoshioka, Fumio. “Beyond the Division of East and West: Kazuo Ishiguro’s A Pale View of Hills.” Studies in English Literature, 1988, 71-86.