What are some possible areas to cover when comparing Kitchen by Mahoko Yoshimoto and The Stranger by Albert Camus?
Two possible areas of comparison are the premises of the stories and some of the themes. Both stories are built on a basic premise of one or more young adults forging a path--successfully or unsuccessfully--in big cities that may be either turbulent or indifferent--or both. In Kitchen, Yuichi and Mikage try to find their paths in a big city where fathers become women and stalkers who are disgraced commit murder. In The Stranger , Meursault tries to find his...
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