Sei Shonagan invents the internet! In this episode, we discuss different translations, Sei Shonagon's epic snobbiness, and how she may have also invented the humble brag.
Hanadai: Price of the Flower by Evelyn De Wolfe (forthcoming)
The Bughouse by Daniel Swift (FSG, 2017)
Tales of the Otori by Lian Hearn
Tokkaido Road by Lucia St. Clair Robson