Dawn to the West: Japanese Literature of the the Modern Era

Dawn to the West: Japanese Literature of the the Modern Era

by Donald Keene
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231114397

ISBN-13: 9780231114394

Pub. Date: 04/20/1999

Publisher: Columbia University Press

The fourth book in a multivolume history of modern Japanese literature by one of the world's most accomplished translators and scholars of Japanese culture and literature, this volume offers unparalleled insight into Japanese poetry, drama, and criticism.

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Overview

The fourth book in a multivolume history of modern Japanese literature by one of the world's most accomplished translators and scholars of Japanese culture and literature, this volume offers unparalleled insight into Japanese poetry, drama, and criticism.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231114394
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
04/20/1999
Series:
History of Japanese Literature Series
Pages:
698
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

PrefacePoetry in Traditional FormsIntroductionThe Modern TankaThe Modern HaikuPoetry in New FormsIntroductionThe Meiji Period (1868-1912)The Taisho Period (1912-1926)The Showa Period (from 1927)The Modern DramaIntroductionThe Literature of Modern KabukiThe Litearture of Shimpa and ShingekiModern CriticismIntroductionThe Meiji Period (1868-1912)The Taisho Period (1912-1926)The Showa Period (from 1927)GlossarySelected List of Translations into EnglishIndex

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