Rewriting Medieval Japanese Women

Author: Christina Laffin
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
ISBN: 9780824835651
Size: 44.62 MB
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This book counters the notion that medieval women, unlike those in the Heian period, had been relegated to the private sphere by institutional transformations, and no longer wrote, worked, taught or traveled.

The Sarashina Diary

Author: Takasue no Musume Sugawara no
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 023153745X
Size: 66.46 MB
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The Sarashina Diary is a portrait of the writer as reader and a tribute to the power of reading to shape one's expectations and aspirations.

Routledge Handbook Of Premodern Japanese History

Author: Karl F Friday
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 135169202X
Size: 26.59 MB
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A new, useful general survey is Barbara Ambrose, Women in Japanese
Religions; and for the sixteenth century, ... Christina Laffin, Rewriting Medieval
Japanese Women: Politics, Personality, and Literary Production in the Life of Nun

Courtly Visions

Author: Joshua S. Mostow
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004249435
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Rewriting Medieval Women: Politics, Personality, and Literary Production in the
Life of Nun Abutsu. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2013. Machotka, Ewa.
Visual Genesis of Japanese National Identity: Hokusai's “Hyakunin isshu.

Optical Allusions

Author: Joseph T. Sorensen
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004219315
Size: 50.92 MB
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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 ...

Azja I Afryka Inno Odmienno R Norodno

Author: Maciej Klimiuk
Publisher: Wydział Orientalistyczny, Uniwersytet Warszawski
ISBN: 8390318881
Size: 34.24 MB
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... Rewriting Medieval Japanese Women: Politics, Personality, and Literary
Production in the Life of Nun Abutsu, University of Hawai'i Press, Honolulu 2o13,
s. 8. * Ariwara no Narihira był wnukiem cesarza Heizeia (pan. 8o6-8o9).
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The Confessions Of Lady Nij

Author: Nakanoin Masatada no Musume
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804709309
Size: 11.52 MB
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In about 1307 a remarkable woman in Japan sat down to complete the story of her life.

Make Your Own Japanese Clothes

Author: John Marshall
Publisher: Kodansha International
ISBN: 9780870118654
Size: 34.16 MB
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Contains detailed instructions on making Japanese garments, from kimono towo-toe socks, using either traditional Japanese sewing methods or easierodern methods. The book includes patterns, fabric suggestions and sizingnstructions.


Author: James Albert Michener
ISBN: 9780785728474
Size: 38.84 MB
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The epic saga of the fiftieth state traces its fascinating history from the fiery volcanoes that formed the islands to the strength and character of the original Polynesians, the Christian missionaries, and the immigrants who followed them.

Traditional Japanese Literature

Author: Haruo Shirane
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231157304
Size: 21.56 MB
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It contains stunning new translations of such canonical texts as The Tales of the Heike as well as works and genres previously ignored by scholars and unknown to general readers.