At first glance, 'the Dark Room' by Yoshiyuki Junnosuke may seem like an elaborated erotic novel, and indeed, erections did intervene a few times during my readings (on the bus, to make worse of my scopophobia), but more importantly, the novel guides its readers to explore the not-at-all frivolous topic of mental and physical sexuality in the modern world. However, perhaps due to my lack of experience, and certainly the diverging idealism between me and the protagonist, I fail to see the plausibilities on several pages. Four stars.
乍看下, 吉行淳之介的'暗室'好如一本色情小說. 的確, 我在閱讀時有勃起的介入(在公車上, 惡化我的注視恐懼症). 但更重要的是, '暗室'開啟了現代社會心理和肉體上在性方面的討論. 不過, 可能由於我未成熟的關係, 以及我跟主角不同的主義, 我無法對許多情節感到合理化. 四顆星星....Continua