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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to Southern Exposure: Modern Japanese Literature from Okinawa.    

Purloined Letters: Cultural Borrowing and Japanese Crime Literature, 1868-1937

Mark Silver - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 217 pages
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Turning Pages: Reading And Writing Women's Magazines in Interwar Japan

Sarah Frederick - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 251 pages
Analysing major interwar women's magazines - the literary journal 'Ladies' Review', the popular domestic periodical 'Housewife's Friend', and the politically radical magazine ...
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Modanizumu: Modernist Fiction from Japan, 1913-1938

William Jefferson Tyler - Fiction - 2008 - 605 pages
Revisits such luminaries as Kawabata, Tanizaki, and the detective novelist Edogawa Ranpo. This title includes Funabashi Seiichi's Diving, Hagiwara Sukataro's Town of Cats, Ito ...
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The Poetics of Motoori Norinaga: A Hermeneutical Journey

Norinaga Motoori - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 293 pages
One of Japan's most renowned intellectuals, Motoori Norinaga (1730-1801) is perhaps best known for his notion of mono no aware, a detailed description of the workings of ...
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A Poetics of Courtly Male Friendship in Heian Japan

Paul Gordon Schalow - History - 2007 - 219 pages
Western scholars have tended to read Heian literature through the prism of female experience, stressing the imbalance of power in courtship and looking for evidence that women ...
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Suicidal Honor: General Nogi and the Writings of Mori Ōgai and Natsume Sōseki

Doris G. Bargen - History - 2006 - 289 pages
On September 13, 1912, the day of Emperor Meiji's funeral, General Nogi Maresuke committed ritual suicide by seppuku (disembowelment). The revered military hero's wife joined ...
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The Alien Within: Representations of the Exotic in Twentieth-Century ...

Leith Morton - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 257 pages
The Alien Within is the first book-length thematic study in English of the alien in modern Japanese literature and helps shed new light on a number of important authors. Leith ...
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Westlake: Poems by Wayne Kaumualii Westlake (1947-1984)

Wayne Westlake - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 275 pages
In an all-too-brief life and literary career, Wayne Kaumualii Westlake produced a substantial body of poetry. He broke new ground as a poet, translated Taoist classical ...
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Reading Food in Modern Japanese Literature

Tomoko Aoyama - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 273 pages
Such dread or disgust can be seen as a warning against what the complacent "gourmet boom" of the 1980s and 1990s concealed: the dangers of a market economy, environmental ...
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The Other Women's Lib: Gender and Body in Japanese Women's Fiction

Julia C. Bullock - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 199 pages
The Other Women's Lib provides the first systematic analysis of Japanese literary feminist discourse of the 1960s--a full decade before the "women's lib" movement emerged in ...
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