Dayna Evans outlines Rokudenashiko’s story and new book What Is Obscenity? The Story of a Good For Nothing Artist and her Pussy in an article on New York Magazine’s The Cut. Check out the whole article right here!
Mia Nakaji Monnier has a wonderfully eloquent review of What Is Obscenity? for Electric Lit.
“We need Rokudenashiko as much in the U.S. as in Japan.” — Mia Nakaji Monnier, Electric Lit
Read the whole review here!
Finally, Sean Gaffney has reviews of What Is Obscenity? for their blog A Case Suitable for Treatment.
“So rest assured, this is a highly entertaining and moving memoir. But it’s also a wonderful look at the standards that go into defining what is obscene, and the struggles that an artist has to go through in order to be able to express themselves properly.” — Sean Gaffney, A Case Suitable for Treatment
Check out the whole review here!
Photo of the artist and What Is Obscenity? co-editor and translator Anne Ishii from Rokudenashiko’s blog!