Drawn & Quarterly to Publish Murasaki Yamada’s Talk to My Back Manga

Drawn & Quarterly has announced that it will publish a compiled edition of Murasaki Yamada’s Talk To My Back manga in English. The book will have 368 pages and will retail for US$29.95. Drawn & Quarterly plans to release the manga in July 2022. Ryan Holmberg is translating the manga.

Talk to My Back is described as:

Set in an apartment complex on the outskirts of Tokyo, Yamada Murasaki’s Talk To My Back (1981–84) explores the fraying of Japan’s suburban middle-class dreams through a woman’s relationship with her two daughters as they mature and assert their independence, and with her husband, who works late and sees his wife as little more than a domestic servant.

Source: ANN

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