Podcast, Original Fiction
The Book Reader
Our seventh podcast for September is “The Book Reader” written by Keishi Kajifune, translated by Toshiya Kamei, and read by Kate Baker.
Keishi Kajifune is a Japanese writer of science fiction. He has authored Security Service Division (2018) and Buso rokitai (2018). In 2020, his story "Hon no yomeru tokubetsu na kanojo" won honorable mention in the first Kaguya SF contest organized by VirtualGorilla+.
Toshiya Kamei holds an MFA in Literary Translation from the University of Arkansas. His translations have appeared in such venues as Clarkesworld, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, and Strange Horizons.