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The Manufactured Meaning of Convenience Store Woman

Keiko has devoted a large part of her life to working at a convenience store and everyone except her believes that it’s a problem. Her friends look at the single woman with only part-time work history as a pariah, her mom shames her into starting a family at every opportunity. There’s a general malaise when her life choices or future are brought into conversation. However, Keiko has no regret about…