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JOURNAL / culture

In Praise Of Shadows. Jun’ichirō Tanizaki

7 February 2016

photo:  Jian Yong Khoo

“…what strikes the eye is the massive roof of tile or thatch and the heavy darkness that hangs beneath the eaves. Even at midday cavernous darkness spreads over all beneath the roof’s edge, making entryway, doors, walls, and pillars all but invisible.”

In Praise Of Shadows | Jun’ichirō Tanizaki

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