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Memory in Ishiguro’s “An Artist of the Floating World”

Memory is a significant and recurring theme in Kazuo Ishiguro’s “An Artist of the Floating World.” Through the perspective of the protagonist, Masuji Ono, the novel explores the intricacies of memory, its fallibility, and its role in shaping personal identity and understanding one’s past. Throughout the narrative, Ono grapples with the unreliability and selective nature