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《平如美棠》饶平如

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「女のいない男たち」村上春樹
「職業は武装解除」瀬谷ルミ子

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"Notes on Democracy" Arundhati Roy

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「コンビニ人間」村田沙耶香
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「色彩を持たない多崎つくると彼の巡礼の年」村上春樹
《裸命》陈冠中
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"Oracle Bones" Peter Hessler
"Country Driving" Peter Hessler
「カンガルー日和」村上春樹
「こころ」夏目漱石
「火の鳥9」 手塚治虫
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"Inside the Kingdom" Robert Lacey
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《金锁记》张爱玲
「深夜特急」(2)沢木耕太郎
「1973年のピンボール」 村上春樹
"One Foot In Eden" Ron Rash
「双子の星」宮沢賢治

Universal Sigh at the Georgia Theater

On the evening of January 17 I saw the band Universal Sigh play the Georgia Theater in Athens, GA. Universal Sigh is a “progressive jazz-fusion funk-oriented rock band” that has been gaining steam in Athens. The band’s music builds castles made of sand and washes them away. They keep you in suspense while they build, and put up funky beats to tear down in jazz-rock solo improvisation. They’re in the tradition of bands like the Grateful Dead, Phish, and Umphrey’s McGee, who create morphing musical landscapes and never play the same thing the same way twice.

My two younger brothers are the percussionist and lead guitarist.

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Kieran Maynard

Writer, translator, researcher, traveler specializing in Japanese and Chinese literature.

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