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The Burdens of Survival: ?oka Sh?hei's Writings on the Pacific War

David C. Stahl - History - 2003 - 374 pages
"This multidisciplinary study will be of interest to students of modern Japanese literature and those concerned with Japanese perspectives on the Pacific War, trauma studies ...
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Japan, France, and East-West Aesthetics: French Literature, 1867-2000

Jan Hokenson - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 520 pages
Japan, France is the first comprehensive history of the idea of Japan in France, as tracked through close readings of canonical French writers and thinkers from the 1860s to ...
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Hiroshima Traces: Time, Space, and the Dialectics of Memory

Lisa Yoneyama - HISTORY - 1999 - 298 pages
Remembering Hiroshima, the city obliterated by the world's first nuclear attack, has been a complicated and intensely politicized process, as we learn from Lisa Yoneyama's ...
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At the House of Gathered Leaves: Shorter Biographical and Autobiographical ...

Joshua S. Mostow - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 211 pages
"The selections have been translated and extensively annotated, with annotation appearing on the facing page on the text. At the House of Gathered Leaves not only explains the ...
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From Book to Screen: Modern Japanese Literature in Films

Keiko I. McDonald - Literary Collections - 2000 - 326 pages
Of all the world s cinemas, Japan's is perhaps unique in its closeness to the nation's literature, past and contemporary. The Western world became aware of this when Akira ...
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Figures of Resistance: Language, Poetry, and Narrating in The Tale of the ...

Richard H. Okada - Literary Criticism - 1991 - 388 pages
In this revisionist study of texts from the mid-Heian period in Japan, H. Richard Okada offers new readings of three well-known tales: The Tale of the Bamboo-cutter, The Tale ...
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Origins of Modern Japanese Literature

Kōjin Karatani - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 219 pages
Since its publication in Japan ten years ago, the Origins of Modern Japanese Literature has become a landmark book, playing a pivotal role in defining discussions of modernity ...
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The Fantastic in Modern Japanese Literature: The Subversion of Modernity

Susan Jolliffe Napier - History - 1996 - 253 pages
Modern Japan's repressed anxieties, fears and hopes come to the surface in the fantastic. A close analysis of fantasy fiction, film and comics reveals the ambivalence felt by ...
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The Fantastic in Modern Japanese Literature: The Subversion of Modernity

Susan Jolliffe Napier - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 253 pages
Modern Japan's repressed anxieties, fears and hopes come to the surface in the fantastic. A close analysis of fantasy fiction, film and comics reveals the ambivalence felt by ...
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