Modern Japanese Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Hibbett, Howard, ed. Contemporary Japanese Literature: An Anthology of Fiction, Film, and Other Writing since 1945. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1993, 468 p.

Includes works not previously translated into English by such writers as Kurahashi Yumiko, Abe Kobo, Mishima Yukio, Nagai Tatsuo, and Tanizaki Jun'ichiro.


Anderson, G. L. "Japan: Modern Literature." In Asian Literature in English: A Guide to Information Sources, pp. 139-69. Detroit: Gale Research, 1981.

Annotated guide to primary and secondary sources.

Marks, Alfred H. and Bort, Barry D. Guide to...

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