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Constructing Subjectivities: Autobiographies in Modern Japan

Noboru Tomonari - History - 2008 - 215 pages
Constructing Subjectivities discusses some of the major autobiographies that appeared in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Japan. Tomonari connects their emergence to the ...
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Emptiness and Temporality: Buddhism and Medieval Japanese Poetics

Esperanza U. Ramirez-Christensen - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 208 pages
This is an account of classical Japanese poetics based on the two concepts of emptiness (ku) and temporality (mujo) that ground the medieval practice and understanding of poetry.
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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, Michael F. Marra - 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 Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Literature

J. Thomas Rimer, Van C. Gessel - Fiction - 2013 - 896 pages
With choice selections from the core anthologies The Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Literature: From Restoration to Occupation, 1868-1945, and The Columbia Anthology of ...
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