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Memoirs of a Geisha A Literary Sensation And Runaway Bestseller, This Brilliant Debut Novel Presents With Seamless Authenticity And Exquisite Lyricism The True Confessions Of One Of Japan S Most Celebrated GeishaIn Memoirs Of A Geisha, We Enter A World Where Appearances Are Paramount Where A Girl S Virginity Is Auctioned To The Highest Bidder Where Women Are Trained To Beguile The Most Powerful Men And Where Love Is Scorned As Illusion It Is A Unique And Triumphant Work Of Fiction At Once Romantic, Erotic, Suspenseful And Completely Unforgettable


About the Author: Arthur Golden

Arthur Golden was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and was educated at Harvard College, where he received a degree in art history, specializing in Japanese art In 1980 he earned an M.A in Japanese history from Columbia University, where he also learned Mandarin Chinese Following a summer in Beijing University, he worked in Tokyo, and, after returning to the United States, earned an M.A in Engli



10 thoughts on “Memoirs of a Geisha

  1. says:

    Memoirs of a Geisha is an American novel, and as such the attempt at West does East, especially on the complex and delicate subject of the geisha, is compelling, interesting, but also heavy handed and ultimately ineffective even so in the case of the film It


  2. says:

    Like eating fancy dessert at a gourmet restaurant, Memoirs of a Geisha is beautiful, melts lightly off the tongue and will be forgotten shortly after it s done The language is strikingly lovely, and Golden paints a remarkable picture of a time and place If you re lo


  3. says:

    Whatever our struggles and triumphs, however we may suffer them, all too soon they bleed into a wash, just like watery ink on paper Geisha Mineko Iwasaki basis for Chiyo Sayori.Chiyo, with her sister Satsu, and her mother and father live in a shack by the sea on the coast


  4. says:

    So. Memoirs of a Geisha I d been wanting to read that one for a very long time I had heard so many good things about it It s supposed to be awesome, and deep, and beautiful, right Wrong It s not The writing was what bothered me the most It s pretentious and superficial, and slo


  5. says:

    93 Memoirs of A Geisha, Arthur GoldenMemoirs of a Geisha is a historical novel by American author Arthur Golden, published in 1997 The novel, told in first person perspective, tells the story of a fictional geisha working in Kyoto, Japan, before and after World War II 2003 1380 640 9


  6. says:

    This book was wonderful I absolutely love the movie, which I now need to watch In many ways, this was a sad story for me I would really like to read a biography of a geisha and watch a documentary to really look into their world We lead our lives like water flowing down a hill, going or l


  7. says:

    Damn if you aren t one of the most problematic things I ve ever read, Memoirs of a Geisha.Like much of non Asian America, I was swept up in the delight of reading this book in 2000 I was fifteen and precocious, and the narrative was arresting I couldn t put the book down I wrote this in 2000 Gol


  8. says:

    I became fascinated with Japanese culture when I was a teenage girl and since then I have read many Japanese related books and articles and have watched many movies and animes that depict parts of Japanese culture but the fact remains that I am not Japanese, I have never been to Japan and I am a forei


  9. says:

    Well, I finally got around to this one I think I understand its fan base and its subsequent literary worth it was the Gone Girl of the 90 s Only in popularity This time, the fairy tale with Girl it seems as if we re comfortable with the cautionary tale in the 10 s has a Cinderella and many suitors after he


  10. says:

    I read this a long time ago a favorite Its amazing a male wrote this book sure felt like a female speaking.


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