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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 Japanification of Children's Popular Culture: From Godzilla to Miyazaki

Mark I. West - Social Science - 2008 - 306 pages
Godzilla stomped his way into American movie theaters in 1956, and ever since then Japanese trends and cultural products have had a major impact on children's popular culture ...
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An Age of Melodrama: Family, Gender, and Social Hierarchy in the Turn-of-the ...

Ken K. Ito - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 310 pages
At the turn of the century, Japanese fiction pulsed with an urge to render good and evil in ways that evoked dramatic emotions. This book examines four popular novels from this ...
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Murmured Conversations: A Treatise on Poetry and Buddhism by the Poet-Monk ...

心敬 - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 416 pages
Murmured Conversations is the first complete and rigorously annotated translation of Sasamegoto (14631464), considered the most important and representative poetic treatise of ...
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