Introduction to Japanese Literature

From the Edo period to the present day, this course charts the progress of Japanese literature against a backdrop of feudalism, rapid modernisation and enduring traditions. From the beautiful to the bizarre, from documentary to dreams, discover how nature, China and the West have influenced the poetry, short stories, novels and journals of ten of Japan’s finest writers.

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Five week course

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