Ashok Ferrey and Kyoko Yoshida in conversation with Sunil Sethi

 

The pursuit of fiction involves a leap of faith between material and literary reality. In conversation with Sunil Sethi, powerful contemporary writers from Sri Lanka, Japan and Spain, Ashok Ferrey and Kyoko Yoshida speak of how they enter and access fictional worlds. Kyoko Yoshida’s debut short story collection Disorientalism displays a playful inventive transnationalism. Sri Lankan bestselling author Ashok Ferrey’s latest novel, The Ceaseless Chatter of Demons explores the devil within.