Hiroko Oyamada: The Hole

After moving from the city to the countryside, Asa finds herself next door to her parents-in-law. While her husband throws himself into his work, Asa is suddenly confronted with life as a housewife. One day she falls into a hole that seems to have been dug just for her. This is the prelude to a series of bizarre events that make Asa doubt her sanity and cause her to question her role in this world – a »surreal and mesmerizing book« (New York Times).

With Hiroko Oyamada

Moderated by N.N.

Read by Carolin Haupt.

The event will be held in Japanese with simultaneous interpretation into German.


We sell our tickets via the Berliner Festspiele website.