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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to Southern Exposure: Modern Japanese Literature from Okinawa.    

Under an Imperial Sun: Japanese Colonial Literature of Taiwan and the South

Faye Yuan Kleeman - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 317 pages
Under an Imperial Sun examines literary, linguistic, and cultural representations of Japan's colonial South (nanpo). Building on the most recent scholarship from Japan, Taiwan ...
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Iki No K_z_

Hiroshi Nara - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 185 pages
The philosopher's controversial link with Heidegger is explored by Jon Mark Mikkelsen in the final essay, which concludes that, although Heidegger's view of art is consistent ...
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The Burdens of Survival: Ōoka Shōhei's Writings on the Pacific War

David C. Stahl - History - 2003 - 374 pages
Although still virtually unknown in the West, Ooka Shohei (1909-1988) is one of Japan's most important and influential writers and social critics. The Burdens of Survival is ...
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Japan, France, and East-West Aesthetics: French Literature, 1867-2000

Jan Hokenson - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 520 pages
Japan, France is the first comprehensive history of the idea of Japan in France, as tracked through close readings of canonical French writers and thinkers from the 1860s to ...
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The Blue-Eyed Tarokaja: A Donald Keene Anthology

J. Thomas Rimer - Literary Collections - 2013 - 208 pages
The preeminent Western authority on Japanese literature a presents a collection of personal essays and literary vignettes that offers a fresh and personal insight into his ...
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Appraising Genji: Literary Criticism and Cultural Anxiety in the Age of the ...

Patrick W. Caddeau - History - 2012 - 227 pages
Murasaki Shikibu’s eleventh-century Tale of Genji is the most revered work of fiction in Japan. This book explores Genji’s reception over the years and its place in Japanese ...
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Woman Critiqued: Translated Essays on Japanese Women's Writing

Rebecca L. Copeland - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 281 pages
Over the past thirty years translations of Japanese women's writing and biographies of women writers have enriched and expanded our understanding of modern Japanese literature ...
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Obsessions with the Sino-Japanese Polarity in Japanese Literature

Atsuko Sakaki - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 269 pages
"Challenging the modern equation of China with geographical otherness, spirituality/textuality, masculinity, and tradition, this rich and nuanced study allows complex and ...
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Spirit Matters: The Transcendent in Modern Japanese Literature

Philip Gabriel - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 207 pages
"Spirit Matters is the first book to explore a broad range of writings on spirituality in contemporary Japanese literature. It draws on a variety of literary works, from ...
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