Fear and Trembling by Amélie Nothomb (Book Analysis)

Fear and Trembling by Amélie Nothomb (Book Analysis)

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of Fear and Trembling by Amélie Nothomb, an award-winning novel discussing otherness, culture clash and integration with delicate humor and refreshing honesty. It tells the story of a young Belgian woman who moves to Japan and tries to fit into a big Japanese company, but miserably fails to do so. The autobiographical work offers an insightful view on cultural differences between Western and Japanese cultures, describing the misunderstandings that Nothomb endured during her time in Japan. Having lived around the world, Nothomb is very familiar with these cultural clashes and her personal experiences making for interesting and thought-provoking reading. 

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Book Details

Publication Date
February 25, 2016
Paper ISBN
File size
1 MB