Historical Dictionary of Modern Japanese Literature and Theater Hardback
Part of the Historical Dictionaries of Literature and the Arts series
Historical Dictionary of Modern Japanese Literature and Theater presents a broad perspective on the development and history of literature-narrative, poetry, and drama-in modern Japan.
It focuses specifically on the years since 1868, when Japan opened its doors to the West and underwent remarkable and swift changes as it sought to become a modern nation.
It offers both a historical overview through its chronology, introduction, bibliography, and over 400 cross-referenced dictionary entries.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 234 pages
- Publisher: Scarecrow Press
- Publication Date: 01/07/2009
- Category: Theatre studies
- ISBN: 9780810858107