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Edited by Joshua Mostow (Managing Editor), Caroline Rose and Kate Wildman Nakai
Scholarly studies of Japanese literary history and traditions, and related topics in linguistics.
All volumes published in Britain and Japan: Biographical Portraits include biographical portraits of British and Japanese leading figures who over the past century and more have contributed in many different ways to Anglo-Japanese relations, and so offer a classic menu of personalities, themes ...
Collected Papers of Twentieth-century Japanese Writers on Japan will highlight important Japanese writers, with much of the content being published in English for the first time.
Vyjayanthi R. Selinger, Bowdoin College
Authorizing the Shogunate is a study of the symbolic construction of warrior order in the Heike monogatari corpus.
Yoshiko Imaizumi, Meiji Shrine Research Institute
Sacred Space in the Modern City offers new and original perspectives on a number of controversial issues and important questions concerning Japanese pre- and post-war ideology and identity. The author uses Meiji shrine as a lens with which to investigate the nature of the society that created, ...
Joshua A. Fogel York University
In Japanese Historiography and the Gold Seal of 57 C.E., Joshua Fogel examines the waves of historiographical analysis that this first item to pass officially from China to Japan has undergone in the two-plus centuries since its discovery.
Takeshi Moriyama, Murdoch University
Crossing Boundaries in Tokugawa Society presents a vivid picure of the life of Suzuki Bokushi (1770-1842), an elite villager in a snowy province of Japan, focusing on his interaction with the changing social and cultural environment of the late Tokugawa period (1603-1868).
Joseph T. Sorensen, University of California at Davis
In Optical Allusions: Screens, Paintings, and Poetry in Classical Japan (ca. 800-1200), Joseph T. Sorensen illustrates how painted screens and other visual art objects contributed to the development of some of the essential characteristics of Japanese court poetry.
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