Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World

Breaking Down the Title

Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World is the complex and wildly entertaining novel written by Japanese author, Haruki Murakami, and published in 1985. The title alone conjures up a host of images, each of which foreshadow a fragment of what unfolds in the story. These short videos point out some of the themes and symbolism explored in this novel.

Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World & Literary Theory

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