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Author Lippit, Noriko Mizuta.

Title Japanese Women Writers : Twentieth Century Short Fiction
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (310 pages)
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Introduction; The Family of Koiwai; The Full Moon; Blind Chinese Soldiers; Narcissus; Residues of Squalor; Memory of a Night; Love in Two Lives: The Remnant; Ant Swarm; To Stab; Facing the Hills They Stand; Congruent Figures; The Smile of a Mountain Witch; Yellow Sand; In the Pot; Glossary; About the Authors; About the Translators
Summary ""Here are Japanese women in infinite and fascinating variety -- ardent lovers, lonely single women, political activists, betrayed wives, loyal wives, protective mothers, embittered mothers, devoted daughters. ... a new sense of the richness of Japanese women's experience, a new appreciation for feelings too long submerged""--The New York Times Book Review
Notes Print version record
Subject Japanese fiction -- Women authors -- Translations into English
Short stories, Japanese -- Women authors -- Translations into English
Women -- Japan -- Social life and customs -- Fiction
Japanese fiction -- Women authors.
Women -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Selden, Kyoko Iriye
ISBN 1317466942