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The American Occupation of Japan and Okinawa: Literature and Memory

Michael S. Molasky - Social Science - 2005 - 256 pages
How do the Japanese and Okinawans remember Occupation? How is memory constructed and transmitted? Michael Molasky explores these questions through careful, sensitive readings ...
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Early Modern Japanese Literature: An Anthology, 1600-1900

Haruo Shirane - Literary Criticism - 2013 - 550 pages
This abridged edition of Haruo Shirane's popular anthology, Early Modern Japanese Literature, retains the essential texts that have made the original volume such a valuable ...
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Modern Japanese Literature: From 1868 to the Present Day

Donald Keene - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 448 pages
Modern Japanese Literature is Donald Keene’s critically acclaimed companion volume to his landmark Anthology of Japanese Literature. Now considered the standard canon of modern ...
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Reading Food in Modern Japanese Literature

Tomoko Aoyama - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 273 pages
Aoyama analyses a range of diverse writings that focus on food, eating, and cooking and considers how factors such as industrialisation, urbanisation, nationalism, and gender ...
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Manufacturing Modern Japanese Literature: Publishing, Prizes, and the ...

Edward Mack - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 333 pages
Emphasizing how modes of book production, promotion, and consumption shape ideas of literary value, Edward Mack examines the role of Japan’s publishing industry in defining ...
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Historical Dictionary of Modern Japanese Literature and Theater

Scott J. Miller - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 234 pages
With the Meiji Restoration in 1868, Japan opened its doors to the West and underwent remarkable changes as it sought to become a modern nation. Accompanying the political ...
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Mad Wives and Island Dreams: Shimao Toshio and the Margins of Japanese ...

Philip Gabriel - Literary Collections - 1999 - 287 pages
This text presents a searching study of Shimao Toshio and his work. It is not only a thorough assessment of his literary legacy, but also aims to consider the broader issues ...
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The Father-Daughter Plot: Japanese Literary Women and the Law of the Father

Rebecca L. Copeland, Esperanza U. Ramirez-Christensen - Family & Relationships - 2001 - 384 pages
This collection of essays is a comprehensive study of the father-daughter dynamic in Japanese female literary experience. Its contributors examine the ways in which women have ...
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ĆOe and Beyond[: Fiction in Contemporary Japan

Stephen Snyder, J. Philip Gabriel, Philip Gabriel - Literary Collections - 1999 - 317 pages
This text surveys the accomplishments of Nobel Prize winner Oe Kenzaburo and other writers of the post-war generation, while looking further to examine the literary parameters ...
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