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

The Aesthetics of Discontent: Politics and Reclusion in Medieval Japanese ...

Michele Marra - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 222 pages
This series of interpretations of selected classics examines premodern Japanese literature from the perspective of conflictual ideologies. Professor Marra's analysis of such ...
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Tales of Tears and Laughter: Short Fiction of Medieval Japan

Virginia Skord - 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
Annotation Stephen Snyder examines Kafu's fiction in terms of narrative strategy, placing him squarely within some of the most important currents of literary modernism -- at ...
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Philip Gabriel - Fiction - 2003 - 570 pages
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Lost Leaves: Women Writers of Meiji Japan

Rebecca L. Copeland - Literary Collections - 2000 - 285 pages
An examination of the context for the development of female literary expression in Meiji Japan. It studies the lives and literary careers of three of Higuchi Ichiyo's peers ...
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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 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 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 - Literary Criticism - 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 Ōgai

J. Thomas Rimer - Literary Collections - 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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