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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 46 related to Southern Exposure: Modern Japanese Literature from Okinawa.   

Tales of Tears and Laughter: Short Fiction of Medieval Japan

Fiction - 1991 - 222 pages
Thirteen colorful stories, selected and translated by Shord and enhanced by illustrations from the original texts, are engaging in themselves and also offer illuminating ...
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Fictions of Desire: Narrative Form in the Novels of Nagai Kafu

Stephen Snyder - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 195 pages
The literary career of Nagai Kafu is generally seen as an act of nostalgia, the quintessential return to Japan in the form of a long search for the traditional past in a ...
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Kenzaburō Ōe - Fiction - 2003 - 570 pages
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Lost Leaves: Women Writers of Meiji Japan

Rebecca L. Copeland - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 285 pages
Most Japanese literary historians have suggested that the Meiji Period (1868-1912) was devoid of women writers but for the brilliant exception of Higuchi Ichiyo (1872-1896 ...
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The Dawn that Never Comes: Shimazaki Tōson and Japanese Nationalism

Michael Bourdaghs - History - 2003 - 273 pages
A critical rethinking of theories of national imagination, The Dawn That Never Comes offers the most detailed reading to date in English of one of modern Japan's most ...
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Wandering Heart: The Work and Method of Hayashi Fumiko

Susanna Fessler - Literary Collections - 1998 - 208 pages
This first Western language study of one of Japan's most popular writers includes translations of key passages, critical commentary, and full translations of three essays by ...
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Orienting Arthur Waley: Japonism, Orientalism, and the Creation of Japanese ...

John Walter De Gruchy - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 208 pages
Hailed recently as the greatest translator of Asian Literature ever to have lived, Arthur Waley (1889-1966) had an immeasurable influence on Western perceptions of Asia and on ...
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Japanese Hermeneutics: Current Debates on Aesthetics and Interpretation

Michael F. Marra - Philosophy - 2002 - 247 pages
Japanese Hermeneutics provides a forum for the most current international debates on the role played by interpretative models in the articulation of cultural discourses on ...
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Not a Song Like Any Other: An Anthology of Writings by Mori ?gai

J. Thomas Rimer - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 316 pages
The literary writings of Mori Ogai (1862-1922), one of the giant figures of the Meiji period, have become increasingly well known to readers of English through a number of ...
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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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