The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Yasutaka Tsutsui

Yasutaka Tsutsui is one of Japan’s most popular writers. Among his honors are the Tanizaki Prize, the Kawabata Prize, and a decoration by the French government as a Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres. “Rumors About Me” debuted in Japan in 1972. This is its first North American publication.

Stories by Yasutaka Tsutsui published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
  Rumors About Me, Vol. 12, No. 2