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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to Southern Exposure: Modern Japanese Literature from Okinawa.    

Be a Woman: Hayashi Fumiko and Modern Japanese Women's Literature

Joan E. Ericson - Literary Collections - 1997 - 273 pages
Her approach adds to the recent Japanese feminist discovery of male patrons editing the work of women writers to conform to expectations of femininity by relating gendered ...
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The Legend of Gold: And Other Stories

Jun Ishikawa, William Jefferson Tyler - Literary Collections - 1998 - 299 pages
The four stories and novella translated here represent the best short fiction by Ishikawa Jun (1899-1987), one of the most important modernist writers to appear on the Japanese ...
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The Aesthetics of Discontent: Politics and Reclusion in Medieval Japanese ...

Michele Marra, Michael F. Marra - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 222 pages
This series of interpretations of selected classics examines premodern Japanese literature from the perspective of conflictual ideologies, arguing that aesthetics and politics ...
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Tales of Tears and Laughter: Short Fiction of Medieval Japan

Virginia Skord - Fiction - 1991 - 222 pages
Thirteen colorful stories, selected and translated by Shord and enhanced by illustrations from the original texts, are engaging in themselves and also offer illuminating ...
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Fictions of Desire: Narrative Form in the Novels of Nagai Kafu

Stephen Snyder - LITERARY CRITICISM - 2000 - 195 pages
The literary career of Nagai Kafu is generally seen as an act of nostalgia, the quintessential return to Japan in the form of a long search for the traditional past in a ...
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Lost Leaves: Women Writers of Meiji Japan

Rebecca L. Copeland - Literary Collections - 2000 - 285 pages
An examination of the context for the development of female literary expression in Meiji Japan. It studies the lives and literary careers of three of Higuchi Ichiyo's peers ...
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Images of Westerners in Chinese and Japanese Literature, Volume 10; Volume 15

Sukehiro Hirakawa - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 242 pages
The present volume is the product of a joint effort made by scholars from across China (including Hong Kong), Japan and Europe. The book gathers sixteen papers devoted to ...
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Orienting Arthur Waley: Japonism, Orientalism, and the Creation of Japanese ...

John Walter De Gruchy - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 208 pages
Hailed recently as "the greatest translator of Asian literature ever to have lived, " Arthur Waley (1889-1966) had an immeasurable influence on Western perceptions of Asia and ...
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Japanese Hermeneutics: Current Debates on Aesthetics and Interpretation

Michael F. Marra - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 247 pages
Japanese Hermeneutics provides a forum for the most current international debates on the role played by interpretative models in the articulation of cultural discourses on ...
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Not a Song Like Any Other: An Anthology of Writings by Mori Ōgai

J. Thomas Rimer - Literary Collections - 2004 - 316 pages
The literary writings of Mori Ogai (1862-1922), one of the giant figures of the Meiji period, have become increasingly well known to readers of English through a number of ...
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