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Representing the Other in Modern Japanese Literature: A Critical Approach

Rachael Hutchinson, Mark Williams - History - 2006 - 368 pages
Representing the Other in Modern Japanese Literature looks at the ways in which authors writing in Japanese in the twentieth century constructed a division between the ‘Self ...
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The A to Z of Modern Japanese Literature and Theater

J. Scott Miller - History - 2010 - 191 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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Literary Mischief: Sakaguchi Ango, Culture, and the War

James Dorsey, Douglas Slaymaker - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 214 pages
Sakaguchi Ango (1906-1955) was a writer who thrived on iconoclasm and agitation. He remains one of the most creative and stimulating thinkers of twentieth-century Japan. Ango ...
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Narrating the Self: Fictions of Japanese Modernity

Tomi Suzuki - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 248 pages
Narrating the Self examines the historical formation of modern Japanese literature through a fundamental reassessment of its most characteristic form, the 'I-novel, ' an ...
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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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Literature of the Lost Home: Kobayashi Hideo-Literary Criticism, 1924-1939

Hideo Kobayashi, Paul Anderer - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 177 pages
A collection of the most significant and enduring works of the most important Japanese literary critic of the 20th century. The selections reflect the wide range of Kobayashi’s ...
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Rituals of Self-revelation: Shishōsetsu as Literary Genre and Socio-cultural ...

Irmela Hijiya-Kirschnereit - Literary Collections - 1996 - 373 pages
Irmela Hijiya-Kirschnereit brings her sophisticated literary methods and graceful method of analysis to this English translation of her book on the shishosetsu, one of the most ...
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Critical Aesthetics: Kobayashi Hideo, Modernity, and Wartime Japan

James Dorsey - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 283 pages
This study revolves around the career of Kobayashi Hideo (1902 1983), one of the seminal figures in the history of modern Japanese literary criticism, whose interpretive vision ...
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