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Romance, Family, and Nation in Japanese Colonial Literature (Hardcover)

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"Romance, Family, and Nation in Japanese Colonial Literature" explores how Japanese writers in Korea, Manchuria, and Taiwan used narratives of romantic and familial love in order to traverse the dangerous currents of empire. Focusing on the period between 1937 and 1945, this study discusses how literary renderings of interethnic relations reflect the numerous ways that Japan''s imperial expansion was imagined: as an unrequited romance, a reunion of long-separated families, an oppressive endeavor, and a utopian collaboration. The manifestations of romance, marriage, and family in colonial literature foreground how writers positioned themselves vis-a-vis empire and reveal the different conditions, consequences, and constraints that they faced in rendering Japanese colonialism.


Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Mfg Part# 9780230619890
SKU 211578983
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0230619894
Release Date 3/2/2010
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0214
Publisher Palgrave MacMillan
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